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Re: Value of Server-Sent Events

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2009 14:06:33 +0100
To: "Jonas Sicking" <jonas@sicking.cc>, "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: "Arthur Barstow" <art.barstow@nokia.com>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u2er07vf64w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook.local>
On Sat, 24 Oct 2009 02:50:26 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
> Actually, support for these two things I think we need to add to XHR.
> We got the same request for file reads recently. I suspect it could be
> done by setting some "streaming mode" flag on the XHR before send()ing
> the request, and then delivering data through either a new event, or
> through existing "progress" events.

I'm not really in favor of that. XMLHttpRequest is complicated enough as  
it is (and not really interoperable either yet).

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 26 October 2009 13:07:15 UTC

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