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Re: [whatwg] onclose events for MessagePort

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2013 13:00:49 -0400
Message-ID: <5256DD41.9020601@mit.edu>
To: David Barrett-Kahn <dbk@google.com>
Cc: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org, ian@hixie.ch, levin@google.com
On 10/10/13 11:43 AM, David Barrett-Kahn wrote:
> Why is revealing when garbage collection happens such a terrible thing
> anyway?

Because web pages can then start depending on GC timing, limiting the 
kinds of GC optimizations browsers can do.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 10 October 2013 17:01:21 UTC

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