Last Comment Bug 723852 - Use a runnable for canvas.mozFetchAsStream()
: Use a runnable for canvas.mozFetchAsStream()
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: Canvas: 2D (show other bugs)
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: mozilla13
Assigned To: Tim Taubert [:ttaubert]
: Milan Sreckovic [:milan]
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Blocks: 720697
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Reported: 2012-02-03 01:37 PST by Tim Taubert [:ttaubert]
Modified: 2012-02-04 02:40 PST (History)
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patch v1 (3.42 KB, patch)
2012-02-03 02:37 PST, Tim Taubert [:ttaubert]
khuey: feedback-
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patch v2 (1.62 KB, patch)
2012-02-03 05:40 PST, Tim Taubert [:ttaubert]
khuey: review+
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Description User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-03 01:37:55 PST
Bug 720697 comment #12:

> >+nsHTMLCanvasElement::MozFetchAsStream(nsIInputStreamCallback *aCallback,
> >+  return aCallback->OnInputStreamReady(asyncData);
> It's generally a bad idea to design an API to be async-friendly, but then
> invoke the callback synchronously - people can start depending on that,
> making your life difficult when it comes time to change it in the future.
> Can you use a runnable here?
Comment 1 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-03 02:37:59 PST
Created attachment 594102 [details] [diff] [review]
patch v1
Comment 2 User image Kyle Huey [:khuey] (Exited; not receiving bugmail, email if necessary) 2012-02-03 03:12:46 PST
Comment on attachment 594102 [details] [diff] [review]
patch v1

Dispatching the callback on another thread is absolutely not what we want here.
Comment 3 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-03 05:40:51 PST
Created attachment 594145 [details] [diff] [review]
patch v2

Fresh patch, using the main thread.
Comment 4 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-03 06:24:32 PST
Comment 5 User image Tim Taubert [:ttaubert] 2012-02-04 02:40:52 PST

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