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Re: [XHR2] FormData for <form>

From: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 11:19:27 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTik4ran+A2WDE-E6zRUSQLbGyKz2umemXkkHOOkN@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Tue, Sep 14, 2010 at 11:04 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Sep 2010 19:46:12 +0200, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc> wrote:
>>
>> Instead the following syntax was proposed:
>>
>> new FormData(myformelement);
>>
>> however I don't see this syntax in the new XHR L2 drafts. Is this
>> merely an oversight or was the omission intentional?
>
> Neither. I said (on the WHATWG) list: "I could add this to XMLHttpRequest
> Level 2." Then nobody ever followed up (until now).
>
> So in terms of HTML5 the above would invoke "Constructing the form data set"
> (defined in HTML5) for the HTMLFormElement passed as parameter and let that
> data set be the data hold by FormData. Is that what you plan to implement?

Yes.

/ Jonas
Received on Tuesday, 14 September 2010 18:20:15 GMT

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