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Re: Some additions to Web Workers

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 04 Mar 2011 10:22:51 +0100
To: "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>, João Eiras <joao.eiras@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <op.vrta0dk364w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Fri, 04 Mar 2011 01:47:35 +0100, João Eiras <joao.eiras@gmail.com>  
> It seems Mozilla extended the interface WorkerUtils in their  
> implementation with the atob/btoa functions.
> I find them quite useful in that context, and would also encourage  
> adding escape, unescape, encodeURI, decodeURI, encodeURIComponent,  
> decodeURIComponent and many of the other global functions in the DOM  
> environment which don't have any specific bindings to the DOM itself or  
> manipulate documents, as that was a concern due to globals that are  
> internally used by the DOM in some browsers.

I thought encodeURI and such were part of ECMAScript instead. (Not sure  
whether that matters much though.)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 4 March 2011 09:23:26 UTC

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