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RE: Sharing spec text between setImmediate and setTimeout

From: Jason Weber <jweber@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Jul 2011 22:28:09 +0000
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mozilla.com>, "public-web-perf@w3.org" <public-web-perf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <8442F4DCA0FE304198740526F60E8D8B07050896@TK5EX14MBXC243.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
We thought it was important for setImmediate to be semantically identical to setTimeout and started from that spec. Including setTimeout by reference would be much easier. I'm not sure the best approach here. We'll take that as an action item.

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From: public-web-perf-request@w3.org [mailto:public-web-perf-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Boris Zbarsky
Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2011 12:18 AM
To: public-web-perf@w3.org
Subject: Sharing spec text between setImmediate and setTimeout

The specification for setImmediate is more or less a copy/paste of the one for setTimeout, as far as I can tell.  Can we somehow point to that by reference instead of duplicating it?  Otherwise whatever issues come up (e.g. http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13095) have to be fixed in both places....

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