[whatwg] Web Workers Draft

Douglas Mayle douglas at openplans.org
Tue Dec 9 06:58:35 PST 2008

After sending this, it occurs to me that at the worst, I could have a  
separate document to marshal access to a cross domain web worker.   
It's an extra hoop to jump through, but at least it would work.

Douglas Mayle
The Open Planning Project

On Dec 9, 2008, at 9:42 AM, Douglas Mayle wrote:

> Hello,
> 	I was taking a look at the Web Workers Draft ( http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-workers/current-work/ 
>  ), and I couldn't find any mention of cross domain workers.  I've  
> read a bit about relaxing domain restrictions on documents, but  
> worker's don't seem to have a document object.  I also see the  
> details about location, but I haven't found any information about  
> relaxing the origin.  Is there any plan to allow cross-domain  
> workers?  I'm currently using them in Gears to enable a shared  
> storage solution, and would like to be able to migrate one day to  
> official standards.
> Thanks,
> Douglas Mayle
> The Open Planning Project
> http://topp.openplans.org

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