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Re: 'loadend' event on media elements

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Aug 2009 17:06:53 +0200
To: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.uyar9rt2idj3kv@zcorpandell.linkoping.osa>
On Thu, 06 Aug 2009 17:46:26 +0200, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> wrote:

> The Progress Events spec talks about a 'loadend' event that is to be  
> fired after load, error or abort. However, HTML5 doesn't say anything  
> about loadend for <video> and Firefox, Chrome and Safari don't fire  
> loadend.
> What do we want to do with loadend?

When a media element has <source> children (and no src=''), the load might  
never complete, so in that case there would be no loadend event unless you  
got an abort or load event. When it has src='', you would always get a  
loadend event.

Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Friday, 7 August 2009 15:07:35 UTC

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