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Re: BlobBuilder.append() should take ArrayBufferView in addition to ArrayBuffer

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2012 07:28:09 +0200
To: "David Herman" <dherman@mozilla.com>, "Arun Ranganathan" <aranganathan@mozilla.com>
Cc: "Eric U" <ericu@google.com>, "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.wder47cl64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Fri, 27 Apr 2012 00:13:42 +0200, Arun Ranganathan  
<aranganathan@mozilla.com> wrote:
> The constructor will switch to use ArrayBufferView in lieu of  
> ArrayBuffer, but the read method exposed on FileReader and  
> FileReaderSync will read files into memory as ArrayBuffers.

Since the constructor is not widely deployed yet would it not be better to  
stick to ArrayBufferView exclusively, just like XMLHttpRequest.send()?

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 27 April 2012 05:28:48 UTC

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