service worker: client.postMessage() is buffered until the document is ready.

To prevent messages from being delivered before the destination is ready, client.postMessage() does not dispatch the message until one of the following has occurred on the destination: - 'DOMContentLoaded' event is fired. - onmessage is set. - startMessages() is called.



Editor's draft

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 74
  • Chrome for Android release 74
  • Android WebView release 74

Consensus & Standardization

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

  • Shipped
  • No public signals
  • No public signals
  • No signals


Last updated on 2019-03-12