Re: createBlobURL

On Mon, 18 Oct 2010 20:15:53 +0200, Jonas Sicking <> wrote:
> Without revoking the UA has to keep around the URL-string -> resource
> mapping for the lifetime of the page. Which in the world of web apps
> can be a very long time. Even worse, in the case of dynamically
> created blobs (blobbuilder, canvas.toFile/toBlob/getAsFile whatever
> we'll call it), the resource has to stay around at least on the users
> file system for the lifetime of the page.

So we are moving the responsibility to do things right to authors? Oh joy.  
Though I suppose it might just work for the most complex of applications,  
where they measure things such as memory usage, etc.

Anne van Kesteren

Received on Tuesday, 19 October 2010 08:25:46 UTC