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Re: Acessibility of <audio> and <video>

From: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2008 11:37:48 -0700
Message-Id: <p0624080ac4d8ac65e066@[192.168.1.111]>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Cc: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

At 14:34  -0400 25/08/08, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>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.

No, you mis-understand.  That case is precisely why multiple source 
elements are allowed.
-- 
David Singer
Apple/QuickTime
Received on Monday, 25 August 2008 18:40:25 GMT

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