XMLHttpRequest timeout

Exposing the XHR timeout property and sending corresponding events such as ontimeout.


Contributed tests to W3C: https://github.com/w3c/web-platform-tests/pull/91 Feature mentioned in Chrome Beta 29 announcement: http://blog.chromium.org/2013/07/chrome-29-beta-web-audio-and-webrtc-in.html


Working draft or equivalent

Status in Chromium

Enabled by default (launch bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 29
  • Chrome for Android release 29
  • Opera release 16
  • Opera for Android release 16

Consensus & Standardization


Last updated on 2014-02-26