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Re: Acessibility of <audio> and <video>

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2008 14:34:13 -0400
Message-ID: <48B2FB25.30209@mit.edu>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Henri Sivonen wrote:
>> So if the UA doesn't support the particular codec but does support 
>> <video> it should not show the fallback content?
> 
> That's what the spec says, yes.

That seems entirely unreasonable to me.  In particular, it doesn't let 
me, as an author, try for a higher-quality codec with fallback to a more 
commonly supported one.

-Boris
Received on Monday, 25 August 2008 18:35:03 GMT

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