Static Module Resolution

Sam Tobin-Hochstadt samth at ccs.neu.edu
Fri Jul 6 09:52:37 PDT 2012


On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 12:51 PM, Aymeric Vitte <vitteaymeric at gmail.com> wrote:
> OK, then are there objections to the async System.download(url,callback) ?

This is just a version of XHR, but with a different cross-origin
policy?  Or the same cross-origin policy?  The latter seems useless,
and the former unlikely.

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> Le 06/07/2012 17:09, Russell Leggett a écrit :
>
> On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 10:58 AM, Aymeric Vitte <vitteaymeric at gmail.com>
> wrote:
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>>> Do we have a survey of the use of sync against async ? I think it would
>>> show that sync is much more used (wrongly or easy way again, but...).
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>> I completely disagree with this. Most developers without the
>> knowledge/skill to know why sync is bad are just going to use a library like
>> jQuery - which uses async. I'm not aware of any major library that uses sync
>> as a default for their ajax api or uses sync in their own code.
>>
>> - Russ
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>> I am not refering to libraries but to developers/sites that indeed are
>> using libraries and then feel (usually wrongly) necessary to extend it with
>> unofficial/not good libraries or their own and then add some stuff around
>> that usually is sync, as far as I saw debuging node-dom or looking at usual
>> web sites
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> I'm not saying people don't do it, I was saying that the percentage is
> likely far smaller than you claim. Perhaps I'm deluding myself. Anyway, I
> don't think we should cater to something that is considered bad practice. As
> Brendan has said, lets lead the horses away from the rotting vegetables with
> better carrots.
>
> - Russ
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