Asynchronous use of SwHTMLParser - is this needed

Kohei Yoshida kohei.yoshida at
Fri Apr 20 06:49:39 PDT 2012

On Fri, 2012-04-20 at 13:03 +0200, Eike Rathke wrote:
> Hi Kohei,
> On Thursday, 2012-04-19 17:06:43 -0400, Kohei Yoshida wrote:
> > My question is, do we need to keep this asynchronicity of
> > SwHTMLParser, or is it okay to change it into a synchronous call like
> > the rest of SvParser uses?
> IIRC the intention was to not make the user wait until timeout if a site
> can't be connected or doesn't serve the document. I'd say we should keep
> that.

Ok.  That makes sense.

Unfortunately, keeping this behavior makes removal of SvRefBase from
SvParser non-trivial.  I'll put my work on hold for now.  I might come
back to give it another try later.

If someone is interested, here is my work-in-progress patch.



which were committed earlier then reverted due to a crasher these
changes caused.



Kohei Yoshida, LibreOffice hacker, Calc

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