Pause Worklets and Dedicated Workers Execution on document freeze

Dedicated workers and worklets continue to execute even though documents may be frozen due to the page lifecycle.

Motivation

All threads in a frozen document should be frozen.

Documentation

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink


In developer trial (Behind a flag) (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 76
  • Chrome for Android release 76
  • Android WebView release 76

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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Owner

Last updated on 2020-10-01