[whatwg] input type=upload (not just files) proposal

Simpson, Grant Leyton glsimpso at indiana.edu
Tue Jun 8 07:37:50 PDT 2010

Are you wanting the user to manually enter the filename, including the file:// scheme? If not, are you envisioning the file dialog box to provide a choice between selecting local files and entering an http/ftp url?

On Jun 8, 2010, at 10:32 AM, Eitan Adler wrote:

> It would then be the server's job to fetch the file unless the user
> passed it a file:// scheme it which case the file would be provided by
> the UI.

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