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[whatwg] Thread to run Web Socket feedback from the protocol ?

From: Alexey Proskuryakov <ap@webkit.org>
Date: Wed, 09 Dec 2009 10:23:08 -0800
Message-ID: <95E3D00E-40E0-40C3-AC49-B2F3E3D8154D@webkit.org>

On 09.12.2009, at 10:07, Ian Hickson wrote:

>>> I'm absolutely fine with changing WebSocket to change readyState as
>>> part of the same task that dispatches the event
>> Yes, that is what I think the spec should say.
> Done.

With the updated text, there is a race condition between closing a  
socket and removing all data that was received. The spec says "When a  
user agent is to close the Web Socket connection, it must drop all  
subsequent data from the server" - but with the current spec text, you  
can get message events after you call close() from onopen handler.

- WBR, Alexey Proskuryakov
Received on Wednesday, 9 December 2009 10:23:08 UTC

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