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[whatwg] Combining the DedicatedWorker and SharedWorker interfaces

From: Alexey Proskuryakov <ap@webkit.org>
Date: Thu, 13 Nov 2008 01:40:35 +0300
Message-ID: <B337C8A0-0898-4300-A60D-0B9D44C7C891@webkit.org>

Nov 13, 2008, ? 1:34 AM, Aaron Boodman ???????(?):

> It doesn't make sense to me that startConversation() would dispatch a
> MessageEvent object with name "message". If that's what the spec
> currently says, I think it should be changed.

"The startConversation(message) method is a convenience method that  
simplifies create a new MessageChannel and invokingpostMessage() with  
one of the new ports." - it doesn't do anything postMessage() couldn't  
do. Receivers are supposed to differentiate events by evt.data.

- WBR, Alexey Proskuryakov
Received on Wednesday, 12 November 2008 14:40:35 UTC

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