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Re: FileReader objects for loading local files on local web pages

From: Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2009 09:17:24 -0400
To: "Robin Berjon" <robin@berjon.com>
Cc: public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.uy54i8vu1ejg13@sandra-svwliu01>
On Mon, 24 Aug 2009 06:13:22 -0400, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> On Aug 18, 2009, at 04:37 , Michael A. Puls II wrote:
>> I think it'd be great to have a *simple to use* API specifically for  
>> loading local files on local pages (file://).
>
> The DAP WG is just getting started and will amongst other things define  
> an API for file system access. Whether it will be available to local  
> pages is a matter that I believe is likely to be solved in a manner  
> different from the one you are proposing but mechanisms to make that  
> possible are certainly part of the deal. I encourage you to join the  
> public list (where all business is conducted) as well as to review the  
> existing proposals.

Thanks.
Is <http://www.w3.org/2009/dap/> the right page for info etc.?

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Michael
Received on Monday, 24 August 2009 13:18:09 GMT

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