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Re: ISSUE-145 (codecs-vs-octet): Chairs Solicit Proposals

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2011 18:23:00 +0100
Message-ID: <4D41A9F4.5010102@gmx.de>
To: Philip J├Ągenstedt <philipj@opera.com>
CC: public-html@w3.org
On 23.01.2011 15:13, Philip J├Ągenstedt wrote:
> ...
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/ChangeProposals/NoVideoContentType
>
> Summary: "Simplify <video> for implementors and authors by ignoring the
> Content-Type HTTP header, thereby removing the need to mention
> application/octet-stream at all."
>
> Edit at will. I'll revert at will.
> ...

This one proposes a radical change which *would* affect the original 
issue, but goes much further in allowing sniffing where it wasn't 
allowed before.

I thus argue that *if* somebody wants to make a change that drastic, it 
should happen under a separate bug/issue.

Best regards, Julian
Received on Thursday, 27 January 2011 17:23:41 GMT

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