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Re: HTTP status code equivalents for file:// operations - compat with xhr

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2009 12:09:53 -0700
Message-ID: <63df84f0908181209m3cb2f33dn10f1ecdc279837f@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Michael A. Puls II" <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Cc: arun@mozilla.com, public-webapps@w3.org
On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 12:03 PM, Michael A. Puls
II<shadow2531@gmail.com> wrote:
> O.K. Thanks. fileadata: wouldn't work then if the user has to choose the
> file.

Maybe it would help if you started with a use case. What type of thing
are you trying to build?

Many times when people deal with file:// urls it is because they are
building a website on a local file system, and then at appropriate
times publish that website by copying the local files to a web server.

Is that what you are doing? Or is there another reason you end up
using file:// urls?

/ Jonas
Received on Tuesday, 18 August 2009 19:10:53 UTC

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