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From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2009 04:50:28 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1MLVIb-0001j0-44@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv6616

Modified Files:
	Overview.html 
Log Message:
Remove the sections on audio and video codecs, since no solution is forthcoming. (whatwg r3342)

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.2480
retrieving revision 1.2481
diff -u -d -r1.2480 -r1.2481
--- Overview.html	29 Jun 2009 23:29:14 -0000	1.2480
+++ Overview.html	30 Jun 2009 04:50:25 -0000	1.2481
@@ -174,7 +174,7 @@
    <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id="a-vocabulary-and-associated-apis-for-html-and-xhtml">A vocabulary and associated APIs for HTML and XHTML</h2>
    <!--ZZZ:-->
    <!--<h2 class="no-num no-toc">W3C Working Draft 23 April 2009</h2>-->
-   <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id="editor-s-draft-date-1-january-1970">Editor's Draft 29 June 2009</h2>
+   <h2 class="no-num no-toc" id="editor-s-draft-date-1-january-1970">Editor's Draft 30 June 2009</h2>
    <!--:ZZZ-->
    <dl><!-- ZZZ: update the month/day (twice), (un)comment out
     <dt>This Version:</dt>
@@ -267,7 +267,7 @@
   track.
   <!--ZZZ:-->
   <!--This specification is the 23 April 2009 Working Draft.-->
-  This specification is the 29 June 2009 Editor's Draft.
+  This specification is the 30 June 2009 Editor's Draft.
   <!--:ZZZ-->
   </p><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE PRECEDING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- relationship to other work (required) --><p>This specification is also being produced by the <a href="http://www.whatwg.org/">WHATWG</a>. The two specifications are
   identical from the table of contents onwards.</p><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE FOLLOWING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS THE PRECEDING PARAGRAPH TO BE REMOVED OR EDITED WITHOUT TALKING TO IAN FIRST --><!-- context and rationale (required) --><p>This specification is intended to replace (be a new version of)
@@ -544,12 +544,8 @@
      <li><a href="#the-embed-element"><span class="secno">4.8.4 </span>The <code>embed</code> element</a></li>
      <li><a href="#the-object-element"><span class="secno">4.8.5 </span>The <code>object</code> element</a></li>
      <li><a href="#the-param-element"><span class="secno">4.8.6 </span>The <code>param</code> element</a></li>
-     <li><a href="#video"><span class="secno">4.8.7 </span>The <code>video</code> element</a>
-      <ol>
-       <li><a href="#video-and-audio-codecs-for-video-elements"><span class="secno">4.8.7.1 </span>Video and audio codecs for <code>video</code> elements</a></ol></li>
-     <li><a href="#audio"><span class="secno">4.8.8 </span>The <code>audio</code> element</a>
-      <ol>
-       <li><a href="#audio-codecs-for-audio-elements"><span class="secno">4.8.8.1 </span>Audio codecs for <code>audio</code> elements</a></ol></li>
+     <li><a href="#video"><span class="secno">4.8.7 </span>The <code>video</code> element</a></li>
+     <li><a href="#audio"><span class="secno">4.8.8 </span>The <code>audio</code> element</a></li>
      <li><a href="#the-source-element"><span class="secno">4.8.9 </span>The <code>source</code> element</a></li>
      <li><a href="#media-elements"><span class="secno">4.8.10 </span>Media elements</a>
       <ol>
@@ -17003,33 +16999,27 @@
   provided to easily allow the user to obtain a full-screen playback
   mode.</p>
 
-  </div><div class="impl">
+  </div><!--CODECS
 
-  <h5 id="video-and-audio-codecs-for-video-elements"><span class="secno">4.8.7.1 </span>Video and audio codecs for <code><a href="#video">video</a></code> elements</h5>
+  <div class="impl">
+
+  <h5>Video and audio codecs for <code>video</code> elements</h5>
 
   <p>User agents may support any video and audio codecs and container
   formats.</p>
 
-  <p class="XXX">It would be helpful for interoperability if all
-  browsers could support the same codecs. However, there are no known
-  codecs that satisfy all the current players: we need a codec that is
-  known to not require per-unit or per-distributor licensing, that is
-  compatible with the open source development model, that is of
-  sufficient quality as to be usable, and that is not an additional
-  submarine patent risk for large companies. This is an ongoing issue
-  and this section will be updated once more information is
-  available.</p>
-
   <p class="note">Certain user agents might support no codecs at all,
   e.g. text browsers running over SSH connections.</p>
 
-  <!-- similar note in audio codecs section -->
+  <!- - similar note in audio codecs section - ->
   <p class="note">Implementations are free to implement support for
   video codecs either natively, or using platform-specific APIs, or
   using plugins: this specification does not specify how codecs are to
   be implemented.</p>
 
-  </div><h4 id="audio"><span class="secno">4.8.8 </span>The <dfn><code>audio</code></dfn> element</h4><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
+  </div>
+
+  (when replacing this text, also fix "- -" nested comments)--><h4 id="audio"><span class="secno">4.8.8 </span>The <dfn><code>audio</code></dfn> element</h4><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
    <dd><a href="#flow-content-0">Flow content</a>.</dd>
    <dd><a href="#phrasing-content-0">Phrasing content</a>.</dd>
    <dd><a href="#embedded-content-2">Embedded content</a>.</dd>
@@ -17096,9 +17086,11 @@
   provided value, and the user agent must invoke the object's <a href="#concept-media-load-algorithm" title="concept-media-load-algorithm">resource selection
   algorithm</a> before returning.</p>
 
-  </div><div class="impl">
+  </div><!--CODECS
 
-  <h5 id="audio-codecs-for-audio-elements"><span class="secno">4.8.8.1 </span>Audio codecs for <code><a href="#audio">audio</a></code> elements</h5>
+  <div class="impl">
+
+  <h5>Audio codecs for <code>audio</code> elements</h5>
 
   <p>User agents may support any audio codecs and container
   formats.</p>
@@ -17108,13 +17100,15 @@
   11.025kHz, 22.050kHz, and 44.100kHz, and for both mono and
   stereo. <a href="#references">[WAVE]</a></p>
 
-  <!-- similar note in video codecs section -->
+  <!- - similar note in video codecs section - ->
   <p class="note">Implementations are free to implement support for
   audio codecs either natively, or using platform-specific APIs, or
   using plugins: this specification does not specify how codecs are to
   be implemented.</p>
 
-  </div><h4 id="the-source-element"><span class="secno">4.8.9 </span>The <dfn><code>source</code></dfn> element</h4><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
+  </div>
+
+  (when replacing this text, also fix "- -" nested comments)--><h4 id="the-source-element"><span class="secno">4.8.9 </span>The <dfn><code>source</code></dfn> element</h4><dl class="element"><dt>Categories</dt>
    <dd>None.</dd>
    <dt>Contexts in which this element may be used:</dt>
    <dd>As a child of a <a href="#media-element">media element</a>, before any <a href="#flow-content-0">flow content</a>.</dd>
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