Re: [FileAPI] createObjectURL isReusable proposal

2012/2/3 Bronislav Klučka <>

> How would you create copies programmaticaly? How would you reassign src
> attribute of one image to another? The idea, that sometimes the attribute
> would return string (regular URL, FileSystem APi URL) sometimes Blob...
>  What would you do in case like this
> img.src = blob;
> div.appendChild(img);
> var s = div.innerHTML;
> div.innerHTML = '';
> div.innerHTML = s;
> which would work with regular URL, would fail in your suggestion...

This would fail just as badly with auto-releasing URLs.  No approach so far
makes this work (other than the explicit releasing that we're trying to
give alternatives to).

Glenn Maynard

Received on Saturday, 4 February 2012 04:56:17 UTC