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Re: video/@src vs application/octet-stream

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2010 14:01:26 +0300
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, public-html@w3.org
Message-Id: <1C27988D-26B3-4B0D-80C2-48E18D01B205@iki.fi>
To: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
On Jul 20, 2010, at 13:28, Julian Reschke wrote:

>> Looking at how much of a FAQ it is[1] that<video>  with Ogg doesn't work in Firefox when it works in Chrome, I think it would make sense to sniff even text/plain for magic number *in the<video> context*.
> 
> It likely wouldn't be an FAQ if Safari and Chrome wouldn't have implemented sniffing in the first place.

Of course, but 
 1) they have
and
 2) they have an incentive to continue to do so

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Henri Sivonen
hsivonen@iki.fi
http://hsivonen.iki.fi/
Received on Tuesday, 20 July 2010 11:01:59 UTC

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