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[whatwg] WF2 clarification request: File upload controls

From: Alex Vincent <ajvincent@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2006 22:42:26 -0700
Message-ID: <9301ed6b0609292242h4bb22c6dg54c7c032572710a2@mail.gmail.com>
In the past, user agents have allowed file upload controls to
reference files not local to the computer in question.  For validity
purposes, I wonder if this should still be allowed under Web Forms

Allowing remote values in the file upload control could be a
performance hit via networking, since we'd have to verify the file
exists before saying valueMissing is false...

"The first step in confirming there is a bug in someone else's work is
confirming there are no bugs in your own."
-- Alexander J. Vincent, June 30, 2001
Received on Friday, 29 September 2006 22:42:26 UTC

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