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[whatwg] Accessing cookies from workers

From: Michael Nordman <michaeln@google.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Mar 2009 17:23:21 -0800
Message-ID: <fa2eab050903051723v38f4b066g3a9c35573306ac5d@mail.gmail.com>
> Allowing cookie to be set would unfortunately create a synchronous
> communication channel between the worker and the main window. This is
> something that we need to avoid to prevent users from having to deal
> with locking and other thread related issues.

Hmmm... the cookie setting API could be async in workers.
Received on Thursday, 5 March 2009 17:23:21 GMT

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