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Re: ISSUE-194

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2012 09:08:05 +0200
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2nYV_0YfHZ9ZhWKePCHajQDkWNeckuSpa=FBzjt99DpOw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Sunyang (Eric)" <eric.sun@huawei.com>
Cc: "Edward O'Connor" <eoconnor@apple.com>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Hi Sunyang,

A text track is a part of the video and dependent on the video's
timeline. Basically, text tracks are sub-resources of the video.

A transcript in contrast is a concept in its own right and does not
even need a video element to be published. It certainly does not rely
on the video's timeline. It is therefore more like a "partner
resource" than a "sub-resource".

HTH.

Cheers,
Silvia.

On Mon, Jul 9, 2012 at 5:47 AM, Sunyang (Eric) <eric.sun@huawei.com> wrote:
> What's the difference between textrack in media element and transcript?
> They both show some text description of the media.
>
> Why we need transcript even if we have texttract?
>
> Yang
> Huawei
>
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Edward O'Connor [mailto:eoconnor@apple.com]
>> Sent: Saturday, June 30, 2012 6:07 AM
>> To: public-html@w3.org
>> Subject: ISSUE-194
>>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> Eric Carlson, John Foliot, Silvia Pfeiffer and I had a call today in
>> which we attempted to resolve the remaining differences between our
>> ISSUE-194 proposals. Unfortunately, we were unable to come to a
>> consensus position. Given this, I will keep both of the following Change
>> Proposals on the table for an eventual poll on ISSUE-194:
>>
>>   Defer ISSUE-194 until HTML.next
>>     http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/User:Eoconnor/ISSUE-194-6
>>
>>   Mint a transcript attribute for the programmatic association of
>>   transcripts with media elements
>>     http://www.w3.org/html/wg/wiki/User:Eoconnor/ISSUE-194-2B
>>
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Ted
>
>
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