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Re: [whatwg] Fullscreen API and out-of-process <iframe>

From: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:16:35 -0700
Message-ID: <CAJE5ia_Xfv1JSBzzVjv7OqP6JE8po3_wvTqwuqycrDWLLLa5pw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Cc: Robert O'Callahan <rocallahan@mozilla.com>, whatwg@whatwg.org, Philip J├Ągenstedt <philipj@opera.com>, Vincent Scheib <scheib@google.com>
On Jul 28, 2014 10:58 AM, "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@annevk.nl> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 7:42 PM, Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com> wrote:
> > Can you explain what experiment you could run to determine whether (2)
> > happens synchronously or asynchronously?
> I'm not sure I understand the question.
> Do you mean if you can observe that the tasks in different documents
> might run at the same time? I don't think you could observe that.
> The problem I have is addressing the racing issues with this API.

I meant a black-box experiment (i.e., no access to browser internal
state).  Put another way, can you describe a sequence of events in which
the author or the user could observe the difference?  If not, then the
question is moot.

Received on Monday, 28 July 2014 18:17:07 UTC

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