This is an experimental technology
Because this technology's specification has not stabilized, check the compatibility table for usage in various browsers. Also note that the syntax and behavior of an experimental technology is subject to change in future versions of browsers as the specification changes.
.commit() method pushes frames back to the original
HTMLCanvasElement, if the context is not directly fixed to a specific canvas.
var htmlCanvas = document.createElement('canvas'); var offscreen = htmlCanvas.transferControlToOffscreen(); var gl = offscreen.getContext('webgl'); // ... some drawing using the gl context ... // Push frames back to the original HTMLCanvasElement gl.commit();
Currently drafted as a proposal in the OffscreenCanvas specification.
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|Feature||Android||Chrome for Android||Edge mobile||Firefox for Android||IE mobile||Opera Android||iOS Safari|
1. From version 44.0, this feature is behind the
gfx.offscreencanvas.enabled preference (needs to be set to
true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.