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RE: =[xhr]

From: Domenic Denicola <d@domenic.me>
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:45:23 +0000
To: Takeshi Yoshino <tyoshino@google.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: Rui Prior <rprior@dcc.fc.up.pt>, "Web Applications Working Group WG (public-webapps@w3.org)" <public-webapps@w3.org>
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From: Takeshi Yoshino [mailto:tyoshino@google.com] 

> On Tue, Nov 18, 2014 at 12:11 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 17, 2014 at 3:50 PM, Domenic Denicola <d@domenic.me> wrote:
>>> What do we think of that kind of behavior for fetch requests?
>
>> I'm not sure we want to give a potential hostile piece of script that much control over what goes out. Being able to lie about Content-Length would be a new feature that does not really seem desirable. Streaming should probably imply chunked given that.
>
> Agreed.

That would be very sad. There are many servers that will not accept chunked upload (for example Amazon S3). This would mean web apps would be unable to do streaming upload to such servers.
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