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Re: do not deprecate synchronous XMLHttpRequest

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 12:39:42 -0500
Message-ID: <54DA425E.80409@mit.edu>
To: public-webapps@w3.org
On 2/10/15 12:28 PM, Marc Fawzi wrote:
> Launch an async xhr and monitor its readyState in a while loop and don't exit the loop till it has finished.

Per spec (and in implementations last I checked), the readyState isn't 
allowed to change during the loop.  So all that will happen is you will 
get a slow script dialog or equivalent.

Received on Tuesday, 10 February 2015 17:40:12 UTC

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