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In the File System API, a
FileSystemSync object represents a file system. It has two properties.
About this document
This document was last updated on March 2, 2012 and follows the W3C Specifications (Working Draft) drafted on April 19, 2011.
The specification is abandonned for the moment, failing to get significant traction.
FileSystemSync object is your gateway to the entire API and you will use it a lot. So once you have a reference, cache the object in a global variable or class property.
||Name of the file system. The name must be unique across the list of exposed file systems.|
||The root directory of the file system.|
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|Feature||Chrome||Firefox (Gecko)||Internet Explorer||Opera||Safari (WebKit)|
|Basic support||13webkit||No support||No support||No support||No support|
|Feature||Android||Chrome for Android||Firefox Mobile (Gecko)||IE Phone||Opera Mobile||Safari Mobile|
|Basic support||No support||0.16webkit||No support||No support||No support||No support|
Specification:File API: Directories and System SpecificationWD
Reference: File System API
Introduction: Basic Concepts About the File System API