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Re: SVG 1.2 Comment: B.4 File Upload

From: Cameron McCormack <cam-www-svg@aka.mcc.id.au>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2004 23:59:35 +1100
To: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20041102125935.GB20059@mcc.id.au>

Robin Berjon:
> It is indeed out of scope. I would expect a reasonable device that had 
> both to provide a unified interface (eg my Mac shows my camera as a 
> mounted file system -- granted you can't trigger the picture taking that 
> I know of, but it's a start).

Yeah that would be reasonable.

> The file APIs are meant to do the minimal amount of work to support
> the requests for functionality that have been made, and I'd rather not
> walk down the road of providing more. My personal wish is that the
> W3C start a WG to handle this sort of API so that the SVG WG can stop
> catering directly to those needs.

Sure, I don't think these sorts of things should be in SVG either. :-)


Cameron McCormack
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