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Re: Promises: final steps

From: Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Sep 2013 12:32:56 -0700
Message-ID: <CANr5HFX67g-yjKcBJba5fZxWbv2iZxbpkPAQCSVYbbCOT2RHaw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Domenic Denicola <domenic@domenicdenicola.com>, "public-script-coord@w3.org" <public-script-coord@w3.org>
On Wed, Sep 4, 2013 at 12:28 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 9/4/13 2:56 PM, Domenic Denicola wrote:
>
>> Ideally, there would be a pane in the developer tools where all unhandled
>> rejections (Boris's conditions 1 and 2) collect, until they are handled.
>>
>
> Ah, separately from exceptions?


Yes. The timing is different.


>  That seems like it would be doable, though coming up with good UI for a
> constantly changing set seems hard.  :(


Oldest at the top...we have UI like this in process monitoring tools
already.


>  The GC trick is a good one too, but as Mark has noted previously, it's
>> not guaranteed that the promise will ever be GCed!
>>
>
> Sure.  I did GC because at that point we know the rejection definitely
> won't be handled.
>
> -Boris
>
>
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