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Re: [whatwg] BroadcastChannel in Firefox Nightly

From: Janusz Majnert <j.majnert@samsung.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:58:45 +0100
Message-id: <54B67615.9030607@samsung.com>
To: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
On 14.01.2015 14:01, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Andrea just landed the last patch for the BroadcastChannel API:
>
>    https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=966439
>    https://html.spec.whatwg.org/multipage/comms.html#broadcasting-to-other-browsing-contexts
>
> Assuming everything sticks it'll start appearing in Firefox Nightly
> soon. We thought we'd give everyone a heads up we're doing this since
> it hasn't been discussed much.
>
 From quickly skimming the linked spec it looks like the same 
functionality (minus sending objects) is already available with the use 
of WebStorage:
https://html.spec.whatwg.org/multipage/webstorage.html#the-storage-event

Regards,
-- 
Janusz Majnert
Senior Software Engineer
Samsung R&D Institute Poland
Samsung Electronics
Received on Wednesday, 14 January 2015 14:30:42 UTC

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