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Re: Event.timeStamp

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Tue, 19 Oct 2010 00:02:01 -0400
Message-ID: <4CBD1839.60701@mit.edu>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
CC: www-dom@w3.org
On 10/18/10 11:47 PM, L. David Baron wrote:
> I think interval timer times are quite useful.  I'd like to be able
> to have APIs that let Web pages do things like start animations
> based on the time of the mouse or key event that triggered them,
> which I think should make them appear more responsive, even if it
> really takes them a little time to get started.

On the other hand, what web pages have right now is JS Date objects, 
which do work in ms since the epoch, right?  Is there value in being 
able to compare event timeStamps to these?

Perhaps we need two different kinds of timestamp?

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 19 October 2010 04:02:42 GMT

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