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Re: Acessibility of <audio> and <video>

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 25 Aug 2008 14:44:54 -0400
Message-ID: <48B2FDA6.3020504@mit.edu>
To: Dave Singer <singer@apple.com>
CC: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Dave Singer wrote:
>> 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.

Hmm.  OK.  So I can fall back to a different codec using multiple 
<source>s.  I can't fall back to a video format that only has plug-in 
support, though?

-Boris
Received on Monday, 25 August 2008 18:45:45 GMT

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