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From Becky Gibson <gibson.be...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Slicing files on iOS and Android
Date Thu, 10 Jan 2013 17:12:26 GMT
I put this in when we implemented the File APIs as it was the only way that
I could get international /multi-byte characters to be supported.   The
implementation was way before iOS 5 so maybe the embedded browser or iOS
internals have changed.

-becky



On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 11:26 AM, Braden Shepherdson <braden@chromium.org>wrote:

> Yes, that's one of the tests in mobile-spec, and it works fine without the
> escaping.
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 11:24 AM, Marcel Kinard <cmarcelk@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Can it pass non-ascii / multi-byte characters correctly without the
> > escaping?
> >
> >
> > On 1/10/2013 10:55 AM, Braden Shepherdson wrote:
> >
> >> Becky, do you know why this escaping was originally put in place? From
> our
> >> investigations it is unnecessary on iOS 5.0, 5.1 and 6, so we can drop
> it,
> >> and the iOS-specific readAsText implementation.
> >>
> >> If no one can remember why it was there (its existence predates the
> >> porting
> >> to Apache repos, so I can't see the commit that added it) and it seems
> to
> >> pass all the tests, then I vote to remove this extra complexity.
> >>
> >> Braden
> >>
> >>
> >
>

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