Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-14 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Wed, May 13, 2015 at 11:51 PM, Jonas Sicking jo...@sicking.cc wrote: One important question though is what would input type=file directories do on platforms that don't have a directory UI concept? Like most mobile platforms? Err.. that should say: What would input type=directory do on

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-14 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Wed, May 13, 2015 at 11:39 PM, Jonas Sicking jo...@sicking.cc wrote: On that note, there is actually a 5th option that we can entertain. We could have three different kinds of file inputs: one type for files, another for directories, and yet another for handling both files and

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-14 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Wed, May 13, 2015 at 2:19 PM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: Thank you for the feedback Jonas. After speaking to the OneDrive team at Microsoft, they let me know that their use case for this would involve hiding the file input and just spoofing a click to invoke the file/folder

RE: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-13 Thread Ali Alabbas
Thank you for the feedback Jonas. After speaking to the OneDrive team at Microsoft, they let me know that their use case for this would involve hiding the file input and just spoofing a click to invoke the file/folder picker. This makes me believe that perhaps there should be less of an

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-13 Thread Michaela Merz
I strongly support this proposal. However - if it is possible to upload a directly, it should also be possible to download it, including exporting it from the download / sandbox into the real world. I would also like to ask for an opinion on letting the developers choose how they actually want

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-08 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 10:50 AM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: I recommend that we change the dir attribute to directories and keep directory the same as it is now to avoid clashing with the existing dir attribute on the HTMLInputElement. All in favor? There's no current directory

RE: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-05-05 Thread Ali Alabbas
I recommend that we change the dir attribute to directories and keep directory the same as it is now to avoid clashing with the existing dir attribute on the HTMLInputElement. All in favor? As for the behavior of setting the directories attribute on a file input, we have the following options:

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 4:28 PM, Travis Leithead travis.leith...@microsoft.com wrote: Aaron opened an issue for this on GitHub [1] and I agree that it is a problem and we should definitely rename it to something else! One option might be to change dir to directory, but we would need a

RE: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Ali Alabbas
On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 4:15 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. jackalm...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 3:53 PM, Ryan Seddon seddon.r...@gmail.com wrote: To enable developers to build future interoperable solutions, we've drafted a proposal [4], with the helpful feedback of Mozilla and Google,

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Ryan Seddon
To enable developers to build future interoperable solutions, we've drafted a proposal [4], with the helpful feedback of Mozilla and Google, that focuses strictly on providing the mechanisms necessary to enable directory uploads. The use of the dir attribute seems odd since I can already

RE: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Travis Leithead
Applications Working Group WG Subject: Re: Directory Upload Proposal On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:28 PM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: Hello WebApps Group, Hi Ali, Yay! This is great to see a formal proposal for! Definitely something that mozilla is very interested in working

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Mon, Apr 27, 2015 at 9:45 PM, Jonas Sicking jo...@sicking.cc wrote: On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:28 PM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: Hello WebApps Group, Hi Ali, Yay! This is great to see a formal proposal for! Definitely something that mozilla is very interested in working on.

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Tab Atkins Jr.
On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 3:53 PM, Ryan Seddon seddon.r...@gmail.com wrote: To enable developers to build future interoperable solutions, we've drafted a proposal [4], with the helpful feedback of Mozilla and Google, that focuses strictly on providing the mechanisms necessary to enable directory

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 4:26 PM, Travis Leithead travis.leith...@microsoft.com wrote: Second, rather than adding a .directory attribute, I think that we should simply add any selected directories to the .files list. My experience is that having a direct mapping between what the user does, and

RE: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-28 Thread Travis Leithead
on the web developer? -Original Message- From: Ali Alabbas [mailto:a...@microsoft.com] Sent: Tuesday, April 28, 2015 4:21 PM To: Tab Atkins Jr.; Ryan Seddon Cc: Web Applications Working Group WG Subject: RE: Directory Upload Proposal On Tue, Apr 28, 2015 at 4:15 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. jackalm

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-27 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:28 PM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: Hello WebApps Group, Hi Ali, Yay! This is great to see a formal proposal for! Definitely something that mozilla is very interested in working on. If there is sufficient interest, I would like to work on this within the

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-27 Thread Jonas Sicking
On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 5:45 PM, Anne van Kesteren ann...@annevk.nl wrote: On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:28 PM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: If there is sufficient interest, I would like to work on this within the scope of the WebApps working group. It seems somewhat better to just

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-27 Thread Arun Ranganathan
On Fri, Apr 24, 2015 at 2:28 AM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: If there is sufficient interest, I would like to work on this within the scope of the WebApps working group. And I'll help with the FileSystem API bit, ensuring that full spec.[3] has bits about the Directory Upload

Re: Directory Upload Proposal

2015-04-23 Thread Anne van Kesteren
On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 12:28 PM, Ali Alabbas a...@microsoft.com wrote: If there is sufficient interest, I would like to work on this within the scope of the WebApps working group. It seems somewhat better to just file a bug against the HTML Standard since this also affects the processing