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Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

#14895 closed bug (notabug)

using requestAnimationFrame for events such as resize and scroll

Reported by: yairvsync Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone: None
Component: unfiled Version: 1.11.0
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

Description

quoted from MDN:
Since resize events can fire at a high rate, the event handler shouldn't execute computationally expensive operations such as DOM modifications. Instead, it is recommended to throttle the event using requestAnimationFrame or setTimeout, as follows...

https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/Reference/Events/resize#Example

I have implemented this method, with some modifications, and it is just awesome. NO ONE should ever use normal events again. they are performance killers.

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by timmywil

Resolution: notabug
Status: newclosed

That's a good recommendation for jQuery users to implement in their own code or in plugins.

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