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Re: pointerLock vendor prefixes, shims and usability

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 24 Dec 2012 13:41:00 -0800
Message-ID: <50D8CBEC.1010406@mit.edu>
To: Florian Bösch <pyalot@gmail.com>
CC: Webapps WG <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 12/24/12 12:44 PM, Florian Bösch wrote:
> I'm a bit concerned in doing these things to eventing because that stuff
> gets called a lot and what's being done isn't straightforward
> (allocating closures, regexing strings etc.) and that it could impact
> performance.

OK, that's fair.

For what it's worth, the current trend inside Mozilla is exactly what 
you say: avoiding vendor prefixes by either turning things off before 
shipping or shipping them unprefixed if they're stable enough.  At least 
as a general policy; specific cases might merit exceptions.

Received on Monday, 24 December 2012 21:41:30 UTC

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