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Re: XHR: responseText encoding detection

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 14:38:58 +0100
To: "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.togn68e164w2qv@id-c0020.driveway.uu.nl>

On Wed, 28 Feb 2007 14:34:44 +0100, Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>  
>> I think it actually is a general purpose HTTP library, despite the name.
>> (For ECMAScript anyway.)
> A general purpose HTTP library would need to, at the very least, allow
> me to download bitmap graphics. As currently proposed, XHR can not.

Yeah I know. I think we should add something that allows that in due  
course. Not sure how yet. .responseBinary has been proposed...

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 28 February 2007 13:39:12 UTC

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