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[whatwg] Little canvas toDataUrl

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 1 May 2006 23:06:40 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0605012305360.21459@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Wed, 26 Apr 2006, Lenny Domnitser wrote:
>
> Hello, list.
> 
> Spec says <http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#todataurl>:
> 
> > When trying to use types other than image/png, authors can check if
> > the image was really returned in the requested format by checking to
> > see if the returned string starts with the exact string
> > "data:image/png" or not. If it does, the image is PNG, and thus the
> > requested type was not supported.
> 
> This should probably be ammended to starting with one of these exact 
> strings: "data:image/png," or "data:image/png;". This ensures that no 
> future content type that starts with "image/png" can break the 
> application.

Thanks, fixed.

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