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hixie: Add an example of forcing fallback from <source>. (whatwg r4685)

From: poot <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2010 11:27:59 +0900 (JST)
To: public-html-diffs@w3.org
Message-Id: <20100210022800.0B5A72BCB7@toro.w3.mag.keio.ac.jp>
hixie: Add an example of forcing fallback from <source>. (whatwg r4685)

http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/html5/spec/Overview.html?r1=1.3738&r2=1.3739&f=h
http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker?from=4684&to=4685

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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.3738
retrieving revision 1.3739
diff -u -d -r1.3738 -r1.3739
--- Overview.html	10 Feb 2010 02:14:23 -0000	1.3738
+++ Overview.html	10 Feb 2010 02:27:48 -0000	1.3739
@@ -18726,6 +18726,28 @@
   <a href="#reflect">reflect</a> the respective content attributes of the same
   name.</p>
 
+  </div><div class="example">
+
+   <p>If the author isn't sure if the user agents will all be able to
+   render the media resources provided, the author can listen to the
+   <code title="event-error">error</code> event on the last
+   <code><a href="#the-source-element">source</a></code> element and trigger fallback behaviour:</p>
+
+   <pre>&lt;video controls autoplay&gt;
+ &lt;source src='video.mp4' type='video/mp4; codecs="avc1.42E01E, mp4a.40.2"'&gt;
+ &lt;source src='video.ogv' type='video/ogg; codecs="theora, vorbis"'
+         onerror="fallback(parentNode)"&gt;
+ ...
+&lt;/video&gt;
+&lt;script&gt;
+ function fallback(video) {
+   // replace &lt;video&gt; with its contents
+   while (video.hasChildNodes())
+     video.parentNode.insertBefore(video.firstChild, video);
+   video.parentNode.removeChild(video);
+ }
+&lt;/script&gt;</pre>
+
   </div><h4 id="media-elements"><span class="secno">4.8.9 </span>Media elements</h4><p class="XXX annotation"><b>Status: </b><i>Last call for comments</i><p><dfn id="media-element" title="media element">Media elements</dfn> implement the
   following interface:<pre class="idl">interface <dfn id="htmlmediaelement">HTMLMediaElement</dfn> : <a href="#htmlelement">HTMLElement</a> {
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