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Re: Progress event spec

From: Jim Ley <jim@jibbering.com>
Date: Sat, 27 Jan 2007 14:27:10 -0000
Message-ID: <0f1501c7421f$3ea9e710$59221f80@Sniff>
To: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>, "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: Joćo Eiras <joao.eiras@gmail.com>, "Web APIs WG" <public-webapi@w3.org>

"Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>
>   MUST fire at zero bytes
>   MUST fire again at the end, even if that is zero bytes

I see no reason to fire again at the end - at the end there's a load event, 
and I don't see the use cases for seperate ones.

>   SHOULD fire at least once every 500ms in between the above two events,
>   unless no progress has been made in that time.

Do you have any use cases for the 500ms throb?  I'm not sure I can see the 
utility, and I have a strong preference for fewer unnecessary events.

Cheers,

Jim. 
Received on Saturday, 27 January 2007 14:27:24 GMT

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