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Re: Steps to creating a browser standard for the moz-icon:// scheme

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Jan 2010 15:26:43 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306601001271826u99111cbj71eb8027433513d6@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Pierre-Antoine LaFayette <pierre.lafayette@gmail.com>, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>, Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Jan 28, 2010 at 8:58 AM, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:

> I agree with Maciej. I have a hard time seeing a use case that doesn't
> originate in File objects, so being able to get the icon directly
> there seems like a safer way to go.
>

It can still expose which application the user has handling that file type,
if the icon data is somehow exposed via canvas.drawImage or whatever.

Rob
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