Web Worker Demo (Modules)
This demo shows how to run a layout algorithm in a Web Worker thread without blocking the
UI or main thread.
The demo code uses
, which are not supported in every browser, yet. If your browser does not support module
workers, please refer to the
for an approach using Web Worker together with webpack, or the
Web Worker UMD Demo
that uses AMD modules to load resources in the Web Worker thread.
Calculating the layout in a Web Worker keeps the UI responsive. Hence, the loading
animation is able to continue while the layout algorithm is working.
See the sources for details.