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Re: "WebVTT file using only nested cues"

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Feb 2012 08:34:50 +0100
To: "David Singer" <singer@apple.com>, "Glenn Maynard" <glenn@zewt.org>
Cc: "public-texttracks@w3.org" <public-texttracks@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wafjccs0idj3kv@simons-macbook-pro.local>
On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 02:26:14 +0100, Glenn Maynard <glenn@zewt.org> wrote:

> On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 6:41 PM, David Singer <singer@apple.com> wrote:
>
>> It might be kinda odd.  One would have to say in the VTT spec. "When the
>> VTT file is externally identified as a Chapter Track, then …", and in  
>> the
>> HTML spec. say that the kind attribute being in the chapters state (what
>> odd language!) identifies it as a chapter track.
>>
>
> It currently says: "A WebVTT file whose cues all have a cue payload that  
> is
> WebVTT chapter title text is said to be a WebVTT file using chapter title
> text."
>
> It could say: "... all have a cue payload that is WebVTT chapter title  
> text
> and which uses only nested cues ..."
>
> This would mean that "WebVTT files containing only cue text" would not
> always be "WebVTT fiels containing chapter title text", though.

Since the nested cues thing is only used for chapters, we could merge the  
two requirements and call it "Chapters WebVTT file" or some such.

-- 
Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 07:35:30 UTC

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