Script API to allow encoding/decoding of strings from binary data. Common scenario: decoding a binary data file fetched via XHR into an ArrayBuffer that contains strings encoded as UTF-8.

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Specification being incubated in a Community Group

Status in Chromium

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Enabled by default (tracking bug)

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Last updated on 2020-11-09