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Re: Worker Threads and Site Security Policy | Two Possible New Items for Standardization

From: Aaron Boodman <aa@google.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 13:15:32 -0700
Message-ID: <278fd46c0806251315t5ee220acy4a4f7a8d1fde7aee@mail.gmail.com>
To: arun@mozilla.com
Cc: "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>, "Ben Turner" <bturner@mozilla.com>, "Johnny Stenback" <jst@mozilla.com>, "Jonas Sicking" <sicking@mozilla.com>, "Brandon Sterne" <bsterne@mozilla.com>, chaals@opera.com, mjs@apple.com, chris.wilson@microsoft.com, public-webapps@w3.org, schepers@w3.org, tlr@w3.org, dveditz@mozilla.com

On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 1:09 PM, Arun Ranganathan <arun@mozilla.com> wrote:
> 1. Worker Threads in Script.  The idea is to offer developers the ability to
> spawn threads from within web content, as well as cross-thread communication
> mechanisms such as postMessage.  Mozilla presents preliminary thought on the
> subject [1], and notes similar straw persons proposed by WHATWG [2] and by
> Google Gears [3].  Also for reference see worker threads in C# [4].  The Web
> Apps working group seems like a logical home for this work.  Will other
> members of the WG engage with Mozilla on this, via additional work items
> covered by the charter of this WG?

Sounds good to Gears. We'd be interested in participating in this.

- a
Received on Wednesday, 25 June 2008 20:16:24 GMT

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