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Re: [FileAPI] createObjectURL isReusable proposal

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 28 Jan 2012 07:47:20 +0000 (UTC)
To: Kyle Huey <me@kylehuey.com>
cc: Darin Fisher <darin@chromium.org>, Adrian Bateman <adrianba@microsoft.com>, "Web Applications Working Group WG (public-webapps@w3.org)" <public-webapps@w3.org>, Feras Moussa <ferasm@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1201280747000.2081@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Sat, 28 Jan 2012, Kyle Huey wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 28, 2012 at 7:10 AM, Darin Fisher <darin@chromium.org> wrote:
> > 
> > I'm not sure what a concrete proposal would look like.  Maybe
> > Element.URL.createObjectURL or just Element.createObjectURL?
> 
> Wouldn't returning an object (which can be GCd) be a better solution?

The whole point of the API is that we have an object but need a string (a URL).

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