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[Bug 15379] Hi, i was wondering why there is explicit hard limit of how setTimeout works. In spec it says: 6.3 Timers ... "4. If the currently running task is a task that was created by the setTimeout() method, and timeout is less than 4, then increase timeout to 4."

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Date: Thu, 02 Feb 2012 01:20:06 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=15379

Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #3 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2012-02-02 01:20:06 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: 4ms gives you 250Hz frequency, which is quite adequate enough for
pretty much any valid purposes.

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