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Re: ISSUE-70: what to do about window timers?

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Wed, 5 Apr 2006 20:51:20 +0200
Message-Id: <503C60B7-8E92-4360-B8B7-899FC65C54AB@expway.fr>
Cc: Web APIs WG <public-webapi@w3.org>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>

On Apr 05, 2006, at 01:19, Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Tue, 4 Apr 2006, Web APIs Issue Tracker wrote:
>>
>> A.1) Define in an ECMAScript-only way, and assume other languages all
>> have their own built-in timer facility.
>
> Do this. If the other language ACTUALLY have a need for a timer  
> feature,
> then we'll hear about it when the authors of those language come and
> request a feature, and then we'll be able to tell that they really  
> need it
> when they actually propose an interface and so forth.

The reason a timer interface was developed the SVG WG was in response  
to such requests, so I'd say there's a call for it.

-- 
Robin Berjon
    Senior Research Scientist
    Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Wednesday, 5 April 2006 18:51:28 GMT

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