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Re: [Bug 19594] remove "BLOB" from url usage for createObjectURL()

From: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Date: Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:27:48 +0200
Message-ID: <521C7F24.702@alvestrand.no>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
On 08/27/2013 11:53 AM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 27, 2013 at 10:51 AM, Harald Alvestrand
> <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:
>> I prefer copy-by-pointer to copy-by-cut/paste; describing the behaviour of
>> CreateObjectURL(MediaStream) in terms of CreateObjectURL(Blob) seems like a
>> Good Thing to me.
>>
>> We don't want these behaviours to evolve independently.
> Agreed. To do that properly while still keeping MediaStream in your
> own draft you should ask for a hook in the File API specification and
> then use it.
>
>
Thanks for the advice!
Would that be the same as sending a note to the editors asking that the URL

http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/FileAPI/#creating-revoking

be kept as a stable reference, because we want to refer to it?
I'm not sure what a "hook in the File API specification" actually means.
Received on Tuesday, 27 August 2013 10:27:18 UTC

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