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Re: File API to separate reading from files

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2009 23:36:14 -0300
Message-ID: <63df84f0908311936k52e9442fpc08d9470d85ed30d@mail.gmail.com>
To: ifette@google.com
Cc: Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>, "Nikunj R. Mehta" <nikunj.mehta@oracle.com>, Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
2009/8/31 Ian Fette (イアンフェッティ) <ifette@google.com>:
> I would like to make another plug for
> http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/fileio/fileIO.htm
> This had the notion of writing files, file streams, directories, and
> being able to integrate into the host filesystem. All of these are
> important for reasons I outlined in
> http://lists.whatwg.org/htdig.cgi/whatwg-whatwg.org/2009-August/022388.html
> and subsequent replies.

I would strongly encourage you to make a proposal that contains
solutions for the security and platform differences problems that have
been brought up in other threads. Without an actual proposal I think
it's safe to say that no progress will be made within standards
bodies.

/ Jonas
Received on Tuesday, 1 September 2009 02:37:15 GMT

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