This is fixing a naming error in WebRTC RTCDataChannel: The read-only attribute "maxPacketLifeTime" was erroneously named "maxRetransmitTime". This entry tracks the removal of "maxRetransmitTime" and the addition of "maxPacketLifeTime".


Specification link

Final published standard: Recommendation, Living Standard, Candidate Recommendation, or similar final form

Status in Chromium


In development (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

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These attributes have been measured, and have been shown to be looked at extremely rarely - so rarely that we have not filed an intent for changing the name.

Last updated on 2022-01-21