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Re: Media Queries and optimizing what data gets transferred

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2013 10:54:08 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDJUpDwr_1q+9yZDcG7XmtMf1bGTTtTTKNUrJ+zgVpvZQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 10:45 AM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:
> On 1/25/13 12:50 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> Async stylesheets don't load at all *until* their media query
>> evaluates to true
>
> So when you go to print, the browser has to start stylesheet loads at that
> point?  That was something I thought browsers wanted to avoid...

Or maybe they just load at low priority whenever the connection is
otherwise idle.  We're not really concerned about memory, just
connection congestion.

~TJ
Received on Friday, 25 January 2013 18:54:54 GMT

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