Re: do not deprecate synchronous XMLHttpRequest

2015-02-10 Thread George Calvert
Ashley, Isn't it for the app dev team - rather than the standards body or even the browser team - to decide whether the UI thread should wait on the server? I see it like this: The user, with the app as middleman, is conversing with the server. Just as we want modal dialogs because sometimes

Re: do not deprecate synchronous XMLHttpRequest

2015-02-09 Thread George Calvert
elsewhere - dispensing with browser warnings that tell me what I already know and with deprecating features that are well-entrenched and, on occasion, incredibly useful. Thanks, George Calvert