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Re: [FileAPI] Blob.URN?

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 17:08:55 -0700
Message-ID: <63df84f1003301708y3e9053bdsd789ba1a2e7ecd95@mail.gmail.com>
To: Darin Fisher <darin@chromium.org>
Cc: Michael Nordman <michaeln@google.com>, Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, Eric Uhrhane <ericu@google.com>
On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 4:56 PM, Darin Fisher <darin@chromium.org> wrote:
> The only way to get a FileWriter at the moment is from <input
> type="saveas">.  What is desired is a way to simulate the load of a resource
> with Content-Disposition: attachment that would trigger the browser's
> download manager.

Ugh, I wasn't aware of that. I wonder why that is. Seems like
something that needs to be fixed in the spec.

/ Jonas
Received on Wednesday, 31 March 2010 00:09:42 UTC

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