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Re: [whatwg] ImageBitmap feature requests

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 21 May 2014 10:11:08 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78iKnH79F4mdYGu1+_cCUzJ-zJ5t9r1LdgudP+db6MAejA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Justin Novosad <junov@google.com>
Cc: "whatwg@whatwg.org" <whatwg@whatwg.org>, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 10:01 PM, Justin Novosad <junov@google.com> wrote:
> I wonder what kind of broader effect it would have if image content can no
> longer be uniquely identified or retrieved using a URL. In many places in
> Blink/WebKit (and presumably other implementations as well) URLs are used as
> keys and handles for image resources. All of that would have to be
> refactored.

Right. We had to do that for media elements too though (or are about
to, not sure what the status is). And you could always mint an
internal blob URL for it, you just have to be careful not to leak it.

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