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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Aug 2008 09:49:11 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1KYHeJ-0004et-Cb@lionel-hutz.w3.org>

Update of /sources/public/html5/workers
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv17893

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Make postMessage() return void. (credit: js) (whatwg r58)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/workers/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.50
retrieving revision 1.51
diff -u -d -r1.50 -r1.51
--- Overview.html	27 Aug 2008 07:06:58 -0000	1.50
+++ Overview.html	27 Aug 2008 09:49:09 -0000	1.51
@@ -1311,8 +1311,8 @@
 
   <pre
    class=idl>[NoInterfaceObject] interface <dfn id=dedicatedworkerglobalscope>DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope</dfn> : <a href="#workerglobalscope">WorkerGlobalScope</a> {
-  boolean <a href="#postmessage" title=dom-DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message);
-  boolean <a href="#postmessage" title=dom-DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message, in <span>MessagePort</span> messagePort);
+  void <a href="#postmessage" title=dom-DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message);
+  void <a href="#postmessage" title=dom-DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message, in <span>MessagePort</span> messagePort);
   <span>MessagePort</span> <a href="#startconversation" title=dom-DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope-startConversation>startConversation</a>(in DOMString message);
            attribute <span>EventListener</span> <a href="#onmessage" title=handler-DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope-onmessage>onmessage</a>;
 };</pre>
@@ -1338,7 +1338,8 @@
    methods on <code><a
    href="#dedicatedworkerglobalscope">DedicatedWorkerGlobalScope</a></code>
    objects must act as if, when invoked, they immediately invoked the method
-   of the same name on the port, with the same arguments.
+   of the same name on the port, with the same arguments, and returned the
+   same return value.
 
   <p>The following are the <span>event handler DOM attributes</span> that
    must be supported by objects implementing the <code><a
@@ -1771,8 +1772,8 @@
 interface <dfn id=worker1>Worker</dfn> : <a href="#abstractworker">AbstractWorker</a> {
   void <a href="#close0" title=dom-Worker-close>close</a>();
 
-  boolean <a href="#postmessage0" title=dom-Worker-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message);
-  boolean <a href="#postmessage0" title=dom-Worker-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message, in <span>MessagePort</span> messagePort);
+  void <a href="#postmessage0" title=dom-Worker-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message);
+  void <a href="#postmessage0" title=dom-Worker-postMessage>postMessage</a>(in DOMString message, in <span>MessagePort</span> messagePort);
   <span>MessagePort</span> <a href="#startconversation0" title=dom-Worker-startConversation>startConversation</a>(in DOMString message);
            attribute <span>EventListener</span> <a href="#onmessage0" title=handler-Worker-onmessage>onmessage</a>;
 };</pre>
@@ -1797,7 +1798,7 @@
    title=dom-Worker-startConversation><code>startConversation()</code></dfn>
    methods on <code><a href="#worker1">Worker</a></code> objects must act as
    if, when invoked, they immediately invoked the method of the same name on
-   the port, with the same arguments.
+   the port, with the same arguments, and returned the same return value.
 
   <p>The following are the <span>event handler DOM attributes</span> that
    must be supported by objects implementing the <code><a
@@ -1875,6 +1876,10 @@
      queue</span>.
 
    <li>
+    <p>Open <var title="">outside port</var>'s <span>port message
+     queue</span>.
+
+   <li>
     <p>In a parallel execution context (i.e. a separate thread or process or
      equivalent construct), <a href="#run-a">run a worker</a>, with the
      <span>script browsing context</span> of the script that invoked the
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