[whatwg] postMessage and serialization

Aaron Boodman aa at google.com
Mon Feb 11 21:37:15 PST 2008

Has the topic of automatic serialization and deserialization of
objects passed across postMessage() come up already? It seems like
boolean, number, string, arrays, and objects should be supported.

I realize that you can just use a json library, but I wonder why we
should force every application that wants to use postMessage() to
include a json library when the browser can just do the right thing

- a

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