Download scanning performance

David Rajchenbach-Teller dteller at
Mon Aug 26 11:49:36 UTC 2013

On 8/23/13 12:18 PM, Paolo Amadini wrote:
> The issue with that is that we would not be able to assign a Security
> Zone to the file based on the operating system policies. We could still
> use the OS.File API to assign the Internet zone to all downloaded
> files, without blocking the main thread. This would instruct the
> operating system to show a prompt before opening downloaded executables.

Do you need new OS.File primitives for this?


David Rajchenbach-Teller, PhD
 Performance Team, Mozilla

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