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Re: Moving File API: Directories and System API to Note track?

From: Darin Fisher <darin@chromium.org>
Date: Fri, 21 Sep 2012 15:50:35 -0700
Message-ID: <CAP0-QpuWZwQUD-NcNvTd4wg9jHWCM_qrmwe=NBqyFqO+HLBOtQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: olli@pettay.fi, public-webapps@w3.org
No comment on the value of DirectoryEntry for enabling asynchronous listing
of files in <input type=file multiple>?

-Darin

On Thu, Sep 20, 2012 at 4:48 PM, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com> wrote:

>
> +1
>
> I don't see an indication of any major browser but Chrome planning to
> implement this and expose it to the Web.
>
>  - Maciej
>
> On Sep 18, 2012, at 4:04 AM, Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi> wrote:
>
> > Hi all,
> >
> >
> > I think we should discuss about moving File API: Directories and System
> API
> > from Recommendation track to Note. Mainly because the API hasn't been
> widely accepted nor
> > implemented and also because there are other proposals which handle the
> same use cases.
> > The problem with keeping the API in recommendation track is that people
> outside
> > standardization world think that the API is the one which all the
> browsers will implement and
> > as of now that doesn't seem likely.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > -Olli
> >
>
>
>
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