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Re: [XHR] chunked

From: Wenbo Zhu <wenboz@google.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2012 16:28:22 -0700
Message-ID: <CAD3-0rOt+4T8GU5HKV=bW9y05qrh+=g8hD3aqkiktoBcSybWJg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Travis Leithead <travis.leithead@microsoft.com>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, public-webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 12:21 PM, Travis Leithead <
travis.leithead@microsoft.com> wrote:

> > From: annevankesteren@gmail.com [mailto:annevankesteren@gmail.com]
> >
> > On Thu, Sep 27, 2012 at 7:42 PM, Travis Leithead
> > <travis.leithead@microsoft.com> wrote:
> > > In my observation of the current IE behavior, the Stream is for
> download
> > only. XHR gets the data from the server and buffers it. The consumer of
> > the stream then pulls data as needed which is extracted from the buffer.
> >
> > I see, so the bit where it says you can pass it to send() we should
> > maybe not add for now if it's not going to do something useful.
>
> I honestly haven't tested that part, but this seems safe (it can be added-
> in later if need be).
>
The send() version, i.e. chunked requests, will actually be more useful,
but I guess someone has to use it first, e.g. to cut the number of requests.
Received on Thursday, 27 September 2012 23:28:49 GMT

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