[wp-hackers] New uploader from #5722 in [6659]

Alex Andrews awgandrews at gmail.com
Mon Feb 4 00:00:35 GMT 2008

On 03/02/2008, Alex Andrews <awgandrews at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is this not, when all is said and done, about user experience and ease of use?
> Allowing a bit of Flash into the code isn't necessarily endorsing
> every unopen and bad technology out there, its just using the right
> tool for the job and degrading elegantly. The rest of Wordpress
> doesn't suddenly close source and become invalid XHTML or open
> standards because of this. Isn't this just another development
> compromise - like
> Wordpress being Mysql only or not using the Smarty template engine or
> not making the core object orientated like Habari...
> I don't see the big problem.
> Alex

This said - looking at the Flash uploader I am positive something
similar could be developed in js.


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