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Re: Fetch: please review!

From: Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>
Date: Wed, 22 May 2013 12:05:11 +0100
Message-ID: <CANr5HFWj6AVw3bcpUYzOhzFEst79YoA9RQK15QMXMn6eRxeatg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: www-archive <www-archive@w3.org>
Does the new fetch algorithm expose new API? It's fine if not, but if it
does, I'd like to align it around the Request/Response types we're creating
for the Navigation Controller:


On Wed, May 22, 2013 at 10:49 AM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>wrote:

> I'm reaching the point where I want to start integrating
> http://fetch.spec.whatwg.org/ into http://xhr.spec.whatwg.org/ so I
> can remove a lot of the duplicate requirements with respect to
> networking and at the same time clarify a lot of the networking
> behavior.
> And although http://fetch.spec.whatwg.org/ is pretty dry reading it
> would be good if people could take a look at it as the idea is for it
> to define the fetching behavior across the platform. This task is
> currently divided between HTML, CORS, Web Origin Concept, and CSP
> (integration hooks not yet in Fetch) and creates a real messy
> situation for specifications building on top of them. The idea is to
> remove that complexity and have a simple hook for fetching a request
> and get a response in return.
> --
> http://annevankesteren.nl/
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