[webkit-dev] Removing the prefix from webkitPostMessage
abarth at webkit.org
Wed Sep 12 17:10:20 PDT 2012
I've posted a patch to delete webkitPostMessage in favor of the
identically behaving, unprefixed postMessage:
We've discussed this topic previously in
In that thread, I was asked to follow the instructions in
<https://trac.webkit.org/wiki/DeprecatingFeatures>, but those
instructions are too hard. I'm not aware of any vendor prefixes that
have actually been removed using that process.
In order to act in good faith as a browser rendering engine, we need
to be able to delete prefixed versions of APIs. As far as I can tell,
it's time to delete the webkitPostMessage API in favor of the
identically behaving postMessage API.
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