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From James Jong <wjamesj...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [File Plugin, iOS] What to do with FileEntry.setMetadata?
Date Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:47:29 GMT
How about documenting it as an iOS specific extension?  We can mention it’s not part a current
spec.
-James Jong

On Apr 17, 2014, at 9:03 AM, Ian Clelland <iclelland@chromium.org> wrote:

> It's not in the File API spec; it's in the "File API: Directories and
> System" (http://www.w3.org/TR/file-system-api/#methods-2), which is what
> our File plugin is largely based on.
> 
> (Unfortunately, it's now one of two competing File System specs at the W3C,
> and it looks like it's losing. The last I heard, that document is going to
> be relegated to "Note" status, and the browser vendors are going to move
> forward with Mozilla's FileSystem API spec:
> http://w3c.github.io/filesystem-api/Overview.html. We may be left on our
> own supporting this particular spec.)
> 
> Ian
> 
> On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 11:07 PM, Steven Gill <stevengill97@gmail.com>wrote:
> 
>> Maybe this is something we could suggest to the W3C group for addition?
>> 
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/FileAPI/
>> [2] public-webapps@w3.org <public-webapps@w3.org?subject=%5BFileAPI%5D>
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 6:08 PM, Shazron <shazron@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> This function is not in the W3C File API spec, thus not documented. But
>>> users need to use this to set the metadata for files so they don't get
>>> backed up to iCloud: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-6195
>>> 
>>> It's not really a "quirk", more like an addition to the spec.
>>> 
>> 


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