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Mobile Firefox handling of camera input

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 14:13:00 +0200
To: public-device-apis@w3.org
Message-ID: <1303301580.19926.47.camel@altostratustier>

Looking at the Mozilla's bugzilla, it looks like the next version of
Firefox mobile will enable access to camera input, but using a different
approach of what we've been pushing so far:

This apparently uses a device: URI scheme to plug camera input into e.g.
an image or a video tag:
<img src="moz-device:camera?type=image/png>
<video src="moz-device:camera?type=video/x-raw-yuv"></video>

I wonder if anyone from Mozilla would like to chime in on this

Received on Wednesday, 20 April 2011 12:13:16 UTC

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