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Re: Should MutationObservers be able to observe work done by the HTML parser?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2012 09:29:46 +0200
Message-ID: <CADnb78iOoePYpJFyC8P5m8NoEtiyRgzVwFoBA-BYtmzW6xGBsw@mail.gmail.com>
To: olli@pettay.fi
Cc: Adam Klein <adamk@chromium.org>, Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Rafael Weinstein <rafaelw@google.com>, Mihai Parparita <mihaip@chromium.org>, WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>, Ryosuke Niwa <rniwa@webkit.org>
On Tue, Jun 19, 2012 at 10:52 PM, Olli Pettay <Olli.Pettay@helsinki.fi> wrote:
> end-of-microtask or end-of-task everywhere. And yes, some parsing /
> networking details may unfortunately be exposed,
> but in a way which should be quite random. Web devs just can't really rely
> on network packages to be delivered to parser in
> some exact way.

I think the original solution we had to not expose parser mutations
was better. Exposing this can lead to all kinds of subtle bugs that
are hard to detect for developers.

Anne — Opera Software
Received on Wednesday, 20 June 2012 07:30:18 UTC

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