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Re: [webworkers] Tasks

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 11 Jun 2009 21:39:15 +0000 (UTC)
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: WebApps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0906112136450.1648@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Tue, 26 May 2009, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> While trying to figure out XMLHttpRequest works with tasks and all I 
> noted that Web Workers depends on HTML5 for the definition of a number 
> of them. In HTML5 it is stated that each task is associated with a 
> Document object. Web Workers do not have a Document object. This seems 
> like an issue.


> Also it is not clear whether Web Workers reuses the generic task sources 
> defined in HTML5 or whether it has any task sources at all, for that 
> matter.

Each task queue has one or more task sources, so yes.

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