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Re: Two years on and still no sensible web storage solutions exist

From: Todd Blanchard <toddvblanchard@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 10:19:27 -0800
Cc: Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>, Andrew Wilson <atwilson@google.com>, Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-Id: <6BEEECF1-BC5A-4EB2-90B2-14999297F7DB@gmail.com>
To: Florian Bösch <pyalot@gmail.com>

On Nov 12, 2012, at 4:43 AM, Florian Bösch wrote:

> On Mon, Nov 12, 2012 at 1:36 PM, Todd Blanchard <toddvblanchard@gmail.com> wrote:
> Wondering what is wrong with the blob type in SQLite?
> A couple of things
> 1) Array buffers can't be passed to websql

Could be fixed.

> 2) websql is subject to the hard quota (5mb) and I'm talking about gigabytes of data

Gigabytes of data?  Why would one subject WebSQL to a hard quote of 5M and think using gigabytes of user disk space in a different scenario is OK?  Something seems out of balance here.  Why limit one but not the other?
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