W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-html-bugzilla@w3.org > January 2011

[Bug 11602] define precisely how autoplay overrides preload

From: <bugzilla@jessica.w3.org>
Date: Wed, 05 Jan 2011 16:33:52 +0000
To: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1PaWJ6-0000Y8-PY@jessica.w3.org>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11602

--- Comment #3 from Philip Jägenstedt <philipj@opera.com> 2011-01-05 16:33:52 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #1)
> 1. <video preload="none" autoplay>
> 
> This is a contradiction in terms. Should the video load at all? If it does, it
> must load to at least canplaythrough, as that's what triggers autoplay. I'd
> consider making this markup non-conforming, as clearly the author is confused.
> Even so, the behavior must be defined.

In this situation, Firefox 4.0b9pre behaves as if preload=auto had been given,
suggesting that they simply take autoplay to imply preload=auto. No other
browser tested seems to support preload=none at all.

-- 
Configure bugmail: http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/userprefs.cgi?tab=email
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the QA contact for the bug.
Received on Wednesday, 5 January 2011 16:33:54 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Wednesday, 5 January 2011 16:33:54 GMT