ReadableStreamDefaultReader.ReadableStreamDefaultReader()

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The ReadableStreamDefaultReader() constructor creates and returns a ReadableStreamDefaultReader() object instance.

Note: You generally wouldn't use this constructor manually; instead, you'd use the ReadableStream.getReader() method.

Syntax

var readableStreamReader = new ReadableStreamDefaultReader(stream);

Parameters

stream
The ReadableStream to be read.

Return value

An instance of the ReadableStreamDefaultReader object.

Exceptions

TypeError
The supplied stream parameter is not a ReadableStream, or it is already locked for reading by another reader.

Examples

TBD

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Streams
The definition of 'ReadableStreamDefaultReader()' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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