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Re: File API Feedback

From: Arun Ranganathan <arun@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Jun 2009 07:01:44 -0700
Message-ID: <4A438348.1030008@mozilla.com>
To: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
CC: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, timeless <timeless@gmail.com>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Ojan Vafai wrote:
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> What are the "URL length limitations imposed by user agents"?
> A quick search does not show any hard limits outside of IE's ~2k
> limit. Presumably
> IE could be convinced to increase that for data URLs.
Firefox allows up to 2GB. 
IE8 support for Data URLs is documented here: 
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc848897%28VS.85%29.aspx where 
it says:

"Data URIs cannot be larger than 32,768 characters."

-- A*
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