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Re: Enable Compression Of A Blob To .zip File

From: timeless <timeless@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2011 17:15:22 -0500
Message-ID: <CAACrNNfRZfWj-PDd8+49T5=P1j9Z3=kN-auTaLvWnY2qYMS6yg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Joran Greef <joran@ronomon.com>, public-webapps@w3.org, Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
I think crypto is supposed to be in scope of another WG that was being
chartered nowish

On 11/30/11, Joran Greef <joran@ronomon.com> wrote:
> It would be great to have a native binding to Zlib and Snappy exposed to
> Javascript in the browser. Zlib covers the expensive disk use-cases, Snappy
> covers the expensive CPU use-cases.
>
> Also a native binding to basic crypto primitives, even if that means just
> SHA1 to start, and even if the Node.js crypto api is copied verbatim.
>
> TypedArrays are in current implementations are too slow to help with these,
> as far as I have tried.
>
>
>

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