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

From: Nikunj R. Mehta <nikunj.mehta@oracle.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 2009 14:33:24 -0700
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-Id: <FC8B0656-C041-4D4F-B708-52B287CB44C4@oracle.com>
To: "Michael A. Puls II" <shadow2531@gmail.com>

On Aug 18, 2009, at 12:19 AM, Michael A. Puls II wrote:

> 4. If file:// access isn't implemented (like in IE), don't have  
> open() throw. Instead, make this.status be 501.

This is a breaking change to the XHR spec which asks to throw an  
error. Have you considered the effect of making the proposed change?

Received on Tuesday, 18 August 2009 21:35:58 UTC

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