[webkit-help] DownloadPolicy help
ap at webkit.org
Thu Mar 11 10:46:20 PST 2010
On 11.03.2010, at 8:24, Jack Wootton wrote:
> 2. What specifically is the purpose of WebCore::EPolicyDownload?
> From the name I kind of assumed that perhaps it was a way of the
> browser attempting to download an application that can handle the
> MIME type.
It's "download this resource". E.g. if you click on a "download" link
in browser, the client (such as Safari) still needs to decide whether
to open the referenced resource in a Web page, or to download it. It
can also ask the user whether to download, and if the user refuses,
the client tells WebKit to cancel the request.
- WBR, Alexey Proskuryakov
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