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Re: setImmediate should allow the UA to delay the event

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2011 11:19:26 -0400
Message-ID: <4E0C93FE.9020306@mit.edu>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: "public-web-perf@w3.org" <public-web-perf@w3.org>
On 6/30/11 3:33 AM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> What's the difference between setImmediate() and setTimeout(..., 0)?

Lack of clamping for nested invocations, at the moment.

-Boris

P.S. Note that I'm not entirely convinced yet that we want to implement 
setImmediate in Gecko; I'm just trying to make sure that if we decide to 
do it we're happy with the spec....
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