Re: [xhr] statusText is underdefined

On 2012-03-28 20:23, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Wed, 28 Mar 2012 20:10:53 +0200, Boris Zbarsky <> wrote:
>> On 3/28/12 10:42 AM, Glenn Adams wrote:
>>> Any use of DOMString to serve as a holder for arbitrary binary data
>>> (including inflating from UTF-8 bytes into 16-bit code units), should be
>>> specifically marked as such.
>> For what it's worth, I would be reasonably happy if we had a
>> non-DOMString IDL type to indicate "raw byte sequence" strings, with
>> WebIDL defining byte-inflation as the conversion from such things to
>> JS strings...
> That's an interesting idea. We could also use that for open()'s method
> argument (as doing the opposite, throw for higher than U+00FF, then
> deflate).


Any valid method name is ASCII only. What's the point in making the API 
more complicated for this?

Best regards, Julian

Received on Thursday, 29 March 2012 06:58:21 UTC