Fetch API: Streaming response body

Addition of the response.body property to the Fetch API. response.body is a ReadableStream from the Streams Standard.

Comments

In the future response.body will be upgraded to a ReadableStream with an underlying byte source in backward compatible way.

Demo

Documentation

Specification

Working draft or equivalent

Status in Chromium

Blink>Network>FetchAPI


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 43
  • Chrome for Android release 43
  • Android WebView release 43
  • Opera release 30
  • Opera for Android release 30

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • Public support
  • No public signals
  • No public signals
  • Strongly positive

Owner

Last updated on 2017-07-25