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XHR timeout and browsing context destruction

From: Stéphane Sire <sire@intuilab.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Apr 2006 11:33:12 +0200
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To: public-webapi@w3.org


I have been quickly through XHR draft (version dated 20th March 2006 on 
CVS) and I have the following two remarks:

- nothing is said about how to create/manage timeout; I guess the idea 
is to use the external timer API (for instance in Window object) and 
then use cancel to end a timed out request...

- what happens if the browsing context is destroyed, is the request 
canceled or not ? is the onreadystatechange function called ?


Stéphane Sire
Research engineer
Received on Wednesday, 5 April 2006 09:33:36 UTC

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