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Re: exposing CANVAS or something like it to Web Workers

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 16 Nov 2012 21:50:15 +0000 (UTC)
To: Web Applications Working Group WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
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On Mon, 14 May 2012, Gregg Tavares (~K) wrote:
>
> I'd like to work on exposing something like CANVAS to web workers.
> 
> Ideally how over it works I'd like to be able to
> 
> *) get a 2d context in a web worker
> *) get a WebGL context in a web worker
> *) download images in a web worker and the images with both 2d contexts and
> WebGL contexts

I've now specced something like this; for details, see:

   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-whatwg-archive/2012Nov/0199.html

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