[whatwg] ArrayBuffer and the structured clone algorithm
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jan 31 15:10:18 PST 2011
On Fri, 7 Jan 2011, David Flanagan wrote:
> The structured clone algorithm currently allows ImageData and Blob
> objects to be cloned but doesn't mention ArrayBuffer. Is this
> intentional? I assume there are no security issues involved, since one
> could copy the bytes of an ArrayBuffer into either a Blob or an
> ImageData object in order to clone them.
It's intentional in that I'm waiting for ArrayBuffer to be more stable
before I add it throughout the spec. (Same with CORS and the various
places that might support cross-origin communication, e.g. Web Workers,
Server-Sent Events, <img>+<canvas>, etc.)
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