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Re: [contacts] Propsed addition of <input file> extensions to Contacts API

From: Max Froumentin <maxfro@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2009 14:06:00 +0100
Message-ID: <4B1514B8.1020704@opera.com>
To: richard.tibbett@orange-ftgroup.com
CC: public-device-apis@w3.org
On 01/12/2009 13:05, richard.tibbett@orange-ftgroup.com wrote:
> <input type='file' accept='pim/contact'>
>
> ...and the resulting object would extend the current File object defined
> in the File Reader API with Contact attributes defined in the Contacts
> API.
>
> interface ContactFile : File {
> 	// ... ContactProperties
> }
>

Why extending the File object and not have <input type='contact'>
which would let the user select an instance of Contacts. I doubt all 
devices have contacts in a file, anyway.

Max.
Received on Tuesday, 1 December 2009 13:16:56 GMT

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