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Re: HTML DOM

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2007 12:43:29 +0100
Message-Id: <FA60D50D-A934-4C31-8FAA-C80FBCDFB1D7@berjon.com>
Cc: Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
To: Erez Segal <segalerez@gmail.com>

On Feb 13, 2007, at 11:15, Erez Segal wrote:
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> On Sun, 2007-02-11 at 18:51 +0200, Erez Segal wrote:
> > Hello!
> > I was trying to build a file uploader using Javascript, when I
> > understood I can not have access to client files due to security
> > reasons.
> > I suggest an exception: an access shall be given to a file chosen
> > using <input type="file" />. if the user has chosen it, than read
> > access should be given to that file, so my javascript could decide
> > wether it should be uploaded, or (for example) split to many pieces,
> > then uploaded.

The Web API WG has done some work on the topic:

   http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/~checkout~/2006/webapi/FileUpload/publish/ 
FileUpload.html?rev=1.11&content-type=text/html;%20charset=utf-8

Your input is welcome,

-- 
Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
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