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Re: Proposal: High resolution (and otherwise improved) timer API

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 03 Oct 2008 22:25:22 +0200
To: "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>, "public-webapps@w3.org Group WG" <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.uigtokdwwxe0ny@widsith.local>

On Fri, 03 Oct 2008 05:43:55 +0200, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>  

> A number of WebKit developers (including from the Chrome team and the  
> Safari team) have been discussing ideas for a new and improved timer API.
> I think we should put this design or something much like it in a new  
> standalone spec, possibly also taking on the legacy setTimeout/ 
> setInterval interfaces.

Note that this group has some minimal but important process requirements  
before it takes on a spec (see the charter[1]). The first step (finding  
someone who agrees to do the editing work - otherwise this won't happen)  
is now underway in the Working Group...



Charles McCathieNevile  Opera Software, Standards Group
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