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[Bug 18510] decodeAudioData should accept a mime-type

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Date: Fri, 05 Oct 2012 21:49:12 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=18510

--- Comment #13 from Ehsan Akhgari [:ehsan] <ehsan@mozilla.com> 2012-10-05 21:49:11 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #12)
> I agree with Philip, and also believe that requiring a MIME-type is much
> heavier for the developer since they would have to keep track of more
> information than they do today.  I can see that we might want to consider an
> optional MIME-type, but would like to see practical use cases drive that.

I think an optional mime-type argument is the worst possible scenario for
implementers (as they need to support both cases) and authors (as it will be
needlessly confusing to them when they should pass one and when they should
not).  :-)

Honestly I have not been able to come up with an argument to answer comment 11
so far. :-)

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