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Re: "Implementing <audio> on top of..." (Re: Initial draft of mediacapture-output spec posted)

From: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Date: Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:27:14 +0100
Message-ID: <54ABFED2.1050102@alvestrand.no>
To: public-media-capture@w3.org
Den 06. jan. 2015 16:03, skrev Anne van Kesteren:
> On Tue, Jan 6, 2015 at 3:53 PM, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:
>> (If one could design the primitives first, and build the other APIs on
>> top of them, I think that the result may have a greater chance of being
>> useful. But that's not what's being proposed.)
> In brief the problem with the web is that we started high and when we
> went lower we did not look back to where we came from. Figuring out
> where the mismatches are does seem useful so we can plug the holes and
> make it all a bit more coherent, but it's not exactly trivial as
> Domenic found out:
>   https://github.com/domenic/html-as-custom-elements
"Not exactly trivial" is an understatement :-)

For Chrome, the Blink-in-JS project seems aimed to do some of the same
thing, but starting from a different angle.

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