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From Dave Johnson <dave.c.john...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Enlighten me on the point of the FileTransfer API
Date Sat, 23 Jun 2012 00:49:56 GMT
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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