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Re: BlobBuilder.append() should take ArrayBufferView in addition to ArrayBuffer

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2012 21:54:49 +0200
To: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, "Eric Uhrhane" <ericu@google.com>
Cc: public-webapps@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.wcn39nez64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>
On Thu, 12 Apr 2012 21:48:12 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> Because it's still in the current editor's draft and it's still in the  
> Gecko code and I was just reviewing a patch to it and saw the API?  ;)

Eric, the plan is to remove that from File Writer, no?

>> I thought we discussed long ago it should be removed in favor of a  
>> constructable(sp?) Blob?
> Could be.  Like I said, it's still in the editor's draft.

Blob with constructor is in http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/FileAPI/

>> Also, should it not accept just ArrayBufferView then as per  
>> XMLHttpRequest?
> Is there existing content depending on BlobBuilder and its  
> ArrayBufferView stuff?

I thought the idea was to not have BlobBuilder at all.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 12 April 2012 19:55:21 UTC

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