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Re: [NavigationTiming] incorrect description for requestStart

From: Zhiheng Wang <zhihengw@google.com>
Date: Fri, 20 May 2011 15:18:46 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTin5t8hM7T0ZF4SwJGkPTL2uRwkEng@mail.gmail.com>
To: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@gmail.com>
Cc: public-web-perf <public-web-perf@w3.org>, Jason Duell <jduell@mozilla.com>
   Right, "local resources" was meant for "file:///" and alike. Maybe we
should also mention
http cache here?

cheers,
Zhiheng

On Thu, May 19, 2011 at 5:37 PM, Christian Biesinger
<cbiesinger@gmail.com>wrote:

> On Thu, May 19, 2011 at 5:33 PM, Christian Biesinger
> <cbiesinger@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I just noticed a bug in the description for requestStart (Thanks jduell):
> >> This attribute must return the time immediately before the user agent
> starts requesting the current document. It is set prior to checking HTTP
> cache.
> >
> > From what I remember from the discussions and from the timeline below,
> > the "HTTP cache" sentence should be removed here, because this
> > attribute refers to the time immediately before the UA starts
> > write()ing to the socket. Otherwise, this would be identical to
> > fetchStart (which does have similar cache wording).
>
> Also, can we clarify what "local ressources" are? Probably things like
> file:///?
>
> -christian
>
>
Received on Friday, 20 May 2011 22:19:10 GMT

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