[whatwg] Workers: What can be done in a worker after call to close()?

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Thu Apr 1 17:42:02 PDT 2010

On Thu, 1 Apr 2010, Dmitry Titov wrote:
> I think the only change to the spec here would be the removal of the 3rd
> line in the description of what close() does, so the ports are still
> functional, at least for posting from the worker: [...]

I'm fine with doing this.

> Not sure about onclose indeed...  Perhaps we can use some time to see if 
> developers will request something like this more explicitly, then we 
> could think about it more.

There's no onclose in the spec currently. It was removed to avoid exposing 
GC behaviour.

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