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Re: New filesystem/directory API proposal

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Jan 2010 11:53:36 +0100
To: "Eric Uhrhane" <ericu@google.com>, "Arve Bersvendsen" <arveb@opera.com>
Cc: public-device-apis@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.u7cdvmos64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Fri, 29 Jan 2010 23:46:58 +0100, Eric Uhrhane <ericu@google.com> wrote:
> I disagree; I think that if we want web apps that work all over the
> place, we should do our best to restrict behavior that would get in
> the way.  Let's make it very easy to write portable code.

How about letting any DOMString be acceptable and let the UA keep a  
mapping between where the file is actually located and the DOMString the  
author is using? I.e. one simple level of abstraction in between to hide  
the complexity from authors.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 30 January 2010 10:54:14 UTC

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