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Re: Resolution of the "access to media from iframe" issue

From: Stefan Håkansson LK <stefan.lk.hakansson@ericsson.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2016 06:51:12 +0000
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
CC: "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1447FA0C20ED5147A1AA0EF02890A64B374B9CBE@ESESSMB209.ericsson.se>
On 02/03/16 03:15, Martin Thomson wrote:
> On 1 March 2016 at 21:57, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:
>> This does NOT mean that all discussions about access are done - among
>> other things, there's a proposal "out there" (referred to elsewhere as
>> "the floating proposal") that will change the logic of prompts for
>> permission so that all permission prompts refer to the top-level
>> context, not the iframe's context. This change will play well with that
>> proposal, but doesn't mean that we've determined a consensus one way or
>> the other on that proposal. Discussion on that is still open.
>
> I assume/hope that if that other discussion concludes, we will use
> whatever mechanism is defined there for signaling intent to pass
> permissions to an iframe?

That is my assumption as well (given it concludes in a reasonable time), 
but of course that is up to the TF to decide.
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