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Re: [Performance Timeline] Need higher resolution timers

From: James Simonsen <simonjam@chromium.org>
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2011 16:08:54 -0700
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To: public-web-perf <public-web-perf@w3.org>
On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 4:07 PM, James Robinson <jamesr@google.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 3:31 PM, James Simonsen <simonjam@chromium.org>wrote:
>
>> If we throw out that 1970 offset, we can get much higher resolution times.
>> I propose we just measure time since initial root document navigation (and
>> hope nobody leaves the same page open for 40 years). It could be stored as a
>> double of milliseconds.
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> To be clear, this would apply to all timestamps in the timeline - ones from
> network timing and user timing - right?
>

Correct.

James
Received on Monday, 22 August 2011 23:10:48 UTC

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