web-sys: performance.now

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Want to profile some Rust code in the browser? No problem! You can use the performance.now() API and friends to get timing information to see how long things take.


fn main() {
use std::time::{Duration, SystemTime, UNIX_EPOCH};

use wasm_bindgen::prelude::*;

// lifted from the `console_log` example
extern "C" {
    #[wasm_bindgen(js_namespace = console)]
    fn log(a: &str);

macro_rules! console_log {
    ($($t:tt)*) => (log(&format_args!($($t)*).to_string()))

fn run() {
    let window = web_sys::window().expect("should have a window in this context");
    let performance = window
        .expect("performance should be available");

    console_log!("the current time (in ms) is {}", performance.now());

    let start = perf_to_system(performance.timing().request_start());
    let end = perf_to_system(performance.timing().response_end());

    console_log!("request started at {}", humantime::format_rfc3339(start));
    console_log!("request ended at {}", humantime::format_rfc3339(end));

fn perf_to_system(amt: f64) -> SystemTime {
    let secs = (amt as u64) / 1_000;
    let nanos = (((amt as u64) % 1_000) as u32) * 1_000_000;
    UNIX_EPOCH + Duration::new(secs, nanos)