nsITimer cannot be created on one thread in JS, and dispatched to another

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10 years ago
10 years ago

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(Reporter: sdwilsh, Unassigned)

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10 years ago
Sadly, this makes the target attribute for JS timers useless.  You end up getting an assertion about nsExceptionManager not being threadsafe.

bz suggests either making the notify call not give the timer object back, or give it a proxied object back.
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10 years ago
Blocks: 451781
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