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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 15:59:43 -0700
Message-ID: <CAP0-QpuzeXJeBda_TbxseGf59Nvi4Yqk8biinTZ5umWuw9YjvA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>
Cc: olli@pettay.fi, public-webapps@w3.org
Or.. drag-n-drop receipt of a folder or set of folders.

On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 3:50 PM, Darin Fisher <darin@chromium.org> wrote:

> 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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