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Re: Media Fragments - Video fragment temporal loop

From: Philip Jägenstedt <philipj@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 14:02:50 +0700
Message-ID: <CAMQvoC=-86qcLqqSnhHPMOcwtC1bP5KD-QJC71yyDZ+Bk2GXMA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: Leeroy <soupress@gmail.com>, Media Fragment <public-media-fragment@w3.org>
I would like it if Blink agreed with the spec, that's for sure. I
think that looping correctly is too much work to be worth the effort,
but if you file a bug on the WHATWG spec we can discuss it there. IIRC
Hixie already rejected the idea once, but I can't find that old bug or


On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 12:51 PM, Silvia Pfeiffer
<silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 27, 2014 at 2:24 PM, Philip Jägenstedt <philipj@opera.com> wrote:
>> Blink just pauses when playing past the end time. However, HTML
>> actually only integrates with the fragment start time (by setting the
>> initial playback position) so I would argue that doing anything at all
>> with the fragment end time is wrong.
> That would be a bug in the HTML spec - it should indeed pause just
> like blink does, seeing as the end time is otherwise useless
> information.
> Would you agree? If so, we should register a bug on the HTML spec.
> Silvia.
>> Philip
>> On Wed, Feb 26, 2014 at 11:20 PM, Leeroy <soupress@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I would like to propose looping of video fragments as well as entire videos.
>>> When rendering the following video element (in Chrome 33 and Firefox 27)
>>> <video loop autoplay>
>>>     <source src="video.webm#t=00:00.000,00:04.395" type="video/webm" />
>>>      Your browser doesn't support the <code>video</code> element.
>>> </video>
>>> I expect it to loop the portion of the video from the start to 0 minutes 4
>>> seconds.
>>> But instead it pauses at 0 minutes 4 seconds.
>>> If you can, please help me address this issue in the correct place.
>>> Thank you!
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