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[whatwg] File Upload Control

From: Matthew Thomas <mpt@myrealbox.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2004 22:50:22 +1200
Message-ID: <67838647-F104-11D8-8533-000A95AD3972@myrealbox.com>
On 18 Aug, 2004, at 12:11 PM, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> ...
> How exactly would it make it any easier for a user to be tricked into 
> selecting and uploading a private file if there was no visible browse 
> button?  The user would just be forced to type the full path manually, 
> rather than selecting it with a GUI, so they would still no they were 
> selecting a file.
> ...

Extensive discussion: http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=57770

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Matthew Thomas
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Received on Wednesday, 18 August 2004 03:50:22 UTC

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