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Re: ArrayBuffer and ByteArray questions

From: Eric Uhrhane <ericu@google.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Sep 2010 10:57:30 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTinr+Q3_1joRNNf_3Qo2AdOVieB=GOU4575x-+Oa@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jian Li <jianli@chromium.org>
Cc: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org, Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 4:09 PM, Jian Li <jianli@chromium.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> Several specs, like File API and WebGL, use ArrayBuffer, while other spec,
> like XMLHttpRequest Level 2, use ByteArray. Should we change to use the same
> name all across our specs? Since we define ArrayBuffer in the Typed Arrays
> spec
> (https://cvs.khronos.org/svn/repos/registry/trunk/public/webgl/doc/spec/TypedArray-spec.html),
> should we favor ArrayBuffer?
> In addition, can we consider adding ArrayBuffer support to BlobBuilder,
> FormData, and XMLHttpRequest.send()?

It seems like an obvious addition for BlobBuilder or XHR.send, but do
we need it in both, or is one sufficient?

> Thanks,
> Jian
Received on Wednesday, 8 September 2010 17:58:14 UTC

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