[whatwg] BinaryEncoding for Typed Arrays using window.btoa and window.atob

Alain Couthures alain.couthures at agencexml.com
Wed Aug 7 04:05:15 PDT 2013

Well, base64 support is also already required in XForms Specifications for encoding/decoding functions to be called by authors whenever they want and also used in custom multipart/related submission.


De : Anne van Kesteren
Envoyé : ‎mercredi‎ ‎7‎ ‎août‎ ‎2013 ‎07‎:‎02
À : Alain Couthures
Cc : Chang Shu; WHATWG

On Wed, Aug 7, 2013 at 11:55 AM, Alain Couthures
<alain.couthures at agencexml.com> wrote:
> Because I implemented MS-Office files manipulation in my browser-side XForms
> implementation, such TextDecoder and TextEncoder are very interesting.

To be clear, they are part of http://encoding.spec.whatwg.org/ and
implemented in various browsers already. I meant the "base64" feature
in particular (and maybe API-only true latin1).


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