[whatwg] Workers feedback
jonas at sicking.cc
Fri Aug 8 12:12:42 PDT 2008
Jonas Sicking wrote:
> Ian Hickson wrote:
>> On Fri, 8 Aug 2008, Jonas Sicking wrote:
>>>>> (We might want to add an onconnect property to WorkerGlobalScope,
>>>>> but it doesn't seem strictly needed)
>>>> How else would you connect to a shared worker?
>>> That is done at an application level. For example:
>>> worker = createSharedWorker("foo", "bar.js");
>>> worker.addEventListener("message", handler, false);
>>> worker.postMessage("wassup dude, i just connected");
>> How would the worker distinguish that from the original "parent"
>> sending the same message?
> Why would the original parent same the message twice? Of course
> applications following their own application level protocols is going to
> break themselves.
Sorry, that should say: Of course applications *not* following their own
application level protocols are going to break themselves.
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