Event loops in navigated-away-from windows

Boris Zbarsky bzbarsky at mit.edu
Sat Sep 27 08:57:48 PDT 2014

On 9/27/14, 9:52 AM, Mark S. Miller wrote:
> What happens if someone runs
>      (function f() {setImmediate(f);})();
> in a web page?

You get into 
step 5, which waits forever (modulo back/forward caches) because the 
document is not fully active.


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