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Re: [File API] events vs callbacks

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2009 13:40:34 +0200
To: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>, "Olli Pettay" <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi>
Cc: arun@mozilla.com, "Web Applications Working Group WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.uyjr1wic64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Tue, 11 Aug 2009 22:57:51 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> xhr.open("GET", myFile.slice(x, y).fileDataURI);
> xhr.send();

FWIW I'm opposed to abusing XMLHttpRequest in this way and I actually think that when using the filedata URL scheme some kind of exception needs to be thrown. Similarly to when you would use mailto or something.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 12 August 2009 11:41:36 UTC

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