[whatwg] ArrayBuffer and ByteArray questions

Oliver Hunt oliver at apple.com
Wed Sep 8 11:21:43 PDT 2010

On Sep 8, 2010, at 11:13 AM, Chris Marrin wrote:

> Web Sockets is certainly another candidate, but I meant Web Workers. There have been informal discussions on using ArrayBuffers as a way to safely share binary data between threads. I don't believe anything has been formalized here.

You can't share data between workers.  There is no (and there cannot be) any shared state between multiple threads of JS execution.

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