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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.


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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