Re: "ScriptProcessorNode is Unfit For Purpose" issue

On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 8:35 AM, Chris Wilson <> wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 4:50 PM, Robert O'Callahan <>wrote:
>> ...The reality is that a lot of the things you might want to do when
>> generating audio data (e.g. implement a game emulator) can only be done on
>> the main thread today, so for many applications audio-generating Workers
>> would not be immediately useful.
> I'm not sure I understand why that statement is true, outside of the
> fairly narrow "emulate a single-threaded hardware platform" scenario.  For
> all of the uses I've considered for ScriptProcessor, workers would be much
> better.

I agree with Roc's position here.  It's useful to be able to use
ScriptProcessor in the main thread, as well as a worker thread.

Received on Friday, 26 July 2013 20:12:21 UTC