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Re: Multipart Support Proposal

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 17:12:03 +0100
To: "Kris Zyp" <kzyp@sitepen.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.t6r4mdhm64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Tue, 19 Feb 2008 16:55:18 +0100, Kris Zyp <kzyp@sitepen.com> wrote:
> Multipart Support

Do we really want to overload XMLHttpRequest with "comet-style"  
functionality? XMLHttpRequest is already quite complex. I'd personally  
(and I think the company I represent would agree) much rather go with the  
server-sent events proposal in HTML 5. Remove some functionality from it  
as proposed by the WebKit guys so that it becomes easier to implement and  
author and ship it.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 19 February 2008 16:07:46 UTC

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