[whatwg] Workers feedback
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Feb 14 02:02:54 PST 2011
On Mon, 14 Feb 2011, Gregg Tavares (wrk) wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Web pages do not run in a different thread.
> > >
> > > Oh, sorry. I meant they run in a different process. At least in some
> > > browsers.
> > The goal here is interoperability with all browsers, not just some.
> I guess I don't understand. There are lots of things all browsers didn't
> do at some point in the past. The video tag. CSS animation. The canvas
> tag. Etc. We don't say because it hasn't been done yet therefore we
> can't try or can't spec it.
We do when one or more browser vendors say "we will not implement this",
which is what happened here.
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