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Re: minutes of 2010-09-08 teleconference

From: Jack Jansen <Jack.Jansen@cwi.nl>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2010 23:25:32 +0200
Cc: RaphaŽl Troncy <raphael.troncy@eurecom.fr>, Erik Mannens <erik.mannens@ugent.be>, public-media-fragment@w3.org
Message-Id: <848EE9B8-D041-4334-897C-F645E10E5664@cwi.nl>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>

On 14 sep 2010, at 15:14, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:

>> One possibility is to specify (a) when the HTMLMediaElement attributes are filled in and (b) when they are interpreted by the renderer, with the script having a chance to fiddle the MF parameters in between.
>> 
> That's not going to happen - the process to load the media resource is already hugely complex and there are dependencies in there that cannot be interrupted by handing over control to a authored script. Would also be a huge security risk actually.

Ok, I can see the point for that (even though I disagree with the security risk).
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