ISSUE-39: Use cases for filesystem API


Use cases for filesystem API

FileSystem API
Raised by:
Ian Fette
Opened on:
To get a good sense of the actual requirements of the Filesystem API, we need a clear list of use cases that this API would make possible
Related Actions Items:
Related emails:
  1. Re: Use Cases and Requirements for Saving Files Securely (from on 2009-11-10)
  2. revised minutes 2009-11-02 DAP F2F day 1 (from on 2009-11-03)
  3. draft minutes 2009-11-02 F2f Day1 (from on 2009-11-03)

Related notes: Hixie’s use cases:
• Ability to manage attachments in Web-based mail clients, both receiving
and sending
• Ability to write a Web-based mail client that uses mbox files or the
Maildir format locally
• Ability to write a Web-based photo management application that handles
the user's photos on the user's computer
• Ability to expose audio files to native media players
• Ability to write a Web-based media player that indexes the user's media

Dominique Hazaël-Massieux, 10 Nov 2009, 16:45:57

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