[whatwg] postMessage: max length / size
atwilson at google.com
Fri Oct 23 11:11:36 PDT 2009
As a data point, the WebKit implementation (used by Safari and Chrome)
doesn't currently enforce any limits (other than those imposed by running
out of memory).
On Fri, Oct 23, 2009 at 12:02 AM, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Thu, 22 Oct 2009, Brian Kuhn wrote:
> > Is there any limit to the length of message you can send with
> > postMessage (HTML5 Cross-document messaging)?
> > I didn't see anything in the spec about this. I thought this might be
> > one area where implementations might end up differing.
> There are probably implementation-specific limits, but HTML tries to not
> say what the limits should be, since it's hard to know what they should
> be. It might vary from platform to platform and device to device, and will
> almost certainly vary over time.
> Ian Hickson U+1047E )\._.,--....,'``. fL
> http://ln.hixie.ch/ U+263A /, _.. \ _\ ;`._ ,.
> Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
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