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From Brian LeRoux...@brian.io>
Subject Re: Enlighten me on the point of the FileTransfer API
Date Sat, 23 Jun 2012 17:42:50 GMT
Heh!

On Friday, June 22, 2012, Jesse MacFadyen wrote:

> FileTransfer makes lots of sense!
> Think binary.
>
> Cheers,
>  Jesse
>
>
> On 2012-06-22, at 5:50 PM, Dave Johnson <dave.c.johnson@gmail.com<javascript:;>>
> wrote:
>
> > Yah it's essentially xhr2.
> >
> > Android < 4 (amongst others) doesn't have xhr2 tho.
> >
> > On Friday, June 22, 2012, Gord Tanner wrote:
> >
> >> Looking at:
> >>
> http://docs.phonegap.com/en/1.8.1/cordova_file_file.md.html#FileTransfer
> >>
> >> I am wondering why we need to go to native for this API and what the use
> >> case is for it?
> >>
> >> Why wouldn't we just end up routing these calls to an XHR form post in
> the
> >> browser? (and XHR for download).
> >>
> >> Gord
> >>
>

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