[whatwg] what happened to sendAsBinary?

Toni Ruottu toni.ruottu at iki.fi
Tue Jul 6 07:11:50 PDT 2010

I was looking at jquery, but I am not sure it works. The problem is
that jqeury serializes a web form, where it enters the data in a
field. We need to send the binary data alone.


On Wed, Jun 30, 2010 at 11:14 PM, narendra sisodiya
<narendra at narendrasisodiya.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 30, 2010 at 3:57 PM, Toni Ruottu <toni.ruottu at iki.fi> wrote:
>>  hello
>> We are trying to code an application that needs to send some binary
>> data from javascript to a http server. The server is expecting to
>> receive the data in the body of the request, and for the body to not
>> include anything other than the raw data. In the old world you would
>> do this with the sendAsBinary function, available at least in Firefox.
>> How would you do the same thing with XHR2?
>>  cheers, --Toni
> I guess, xhr.sendAsBinary() shoud work
> search for string "xhr.sendAsBinary" in following code link
> http://code.google.com/p/jquery-html5-upload/issues/attachmentText?id=9&aid=-4788561921002613366&name=jquery.html5_upload.js&token=279fec81f59a07b7c79ae3ffb7cb9654
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