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Re: Vestiges of [Supplemental]

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 02:52:25 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
cc: public-script-coord@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1107210251190.3775@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Wed, 20 Jul 2011, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> 
> No other interface that I can think of has this sort of "dynamic" 
> behavior depending on which global scope it is available in.

The Window global object is different based on whether it was invoked from 
showModalDialog() or not.

In any case, the idea is just that workers should always look the same, so 
that libraries used in shared workers and dedicated workers work fine 
either way, with only the bits that actually matter being different.

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