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Re: [FileAPI] FileWriter and read-only files

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2011 21:32:48 +0000 (UTC)
To: Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org>
cc: Eric Uhrhane <ericu@google.com>, public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1104112132190.25791@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 11 Apr 2011, Glenn Maynard wrote:
>
> createWriter method to the objects in the HTMLInputElement.files array 
> (a new subclass of File), to create a writer for the underlying file.

That would violate the user expectation that files provided using a file 
upload control on a form can't be damaged by the site.

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