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Re: Screen capture

From: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 13:11:43 +0100
Message-ID: <510A5F7F.9070100@alvestrand.no>
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
CC: "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
On 01/30/2013 09:37 PM, Martin Thomson wrote:
> On 30 January 2013 21:45, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:
>> The API to getUserMedia isn't problematic;
> Why then does one not exist yet?

It's "just" a matter of defining the constraints, if the WG agrees to 
follow this convention.

>
>> the API to generate the correct identifiers is.
> I don't follow.

I don't know what API we should use to generate the identifiers for 
"things that can be used in a screen capture". The cameras and 
microphones can be "listed" with the VideoDeviceIds / AudioDeviceIds in 
Travis' "v6" proposal, but with "things that can be used in a screen 
capture", I don't know a) how to list them, or b) what the privacy 
restrictions should be on listing them.
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