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Re: [whatwg] Simplified <picture> element draft

From: Yoav Weiss <yoav@yoav.ws>
Date: Tue, 7 Jan 2014 18:01:57 +0100
Message-ID: <CACj=BEiN77wWyCB1TawiqZsaGtm1jP4wUPD-a_xqfOWhCY9Zpw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>
On Mon, Jan 6, 2014 at 6:47 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 1/6/14 12:42 PM, Yoav Weiss wrote:
>
>> I don't know much about Gecko's implementation of the preloader, so I
>> could be wrong, but from looking at nsHtml5TreeOpExecutor, it seems like
>> in Gecko (similarly to current Blink) the preloader's products are sent
>> to the main thread before the actual resource loading takes place.
>>
>
> That's correct.
>
> But the main thread may _also_ not be in a position to evaluate, or even
> parse, a media query that early in the load process in Gecko....
>
>
Hmm. I'd love to get some more details regarding that. I'll start a
mozilla.dev.platform thread on the subject, since it's Gecko specific.
Received on Tuesday, 7 January 2014 17:02:25 UTC

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