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Re: CHANGE: Re: [Bug 18485] New: Change DTMF API to be on PeerConnection

From: Stefan Hakansson LK <stefan.lk.hakansson@ericsson.com>
Date: Sat, 4 Aug 2012 14:59:19 +0200
Message-ID: <501D1CA7.6060508@ericsson.com>
To: public-webrtc@w3.org
On 08/04/2012 02:01 AM, Harald Alvestrand wrote:
> (wearing my co-Chair hat)
> I've discussed this with several people at the IETF meeting. Unless
> someone raises an objection, the chairs will instruct the editors to
> make this change.
(As individual): I proposed back in 2011 that DTMF should be constrained 
to PeerConnection (as it really makes no sense for MediaStreamTracks in 
general), so I'm for changing it along what is proposed here. Stefan
>
> On 08/03/2012 04:57 PM, bugzilla@jessica.w3.org wrote:
>> https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=18485
>>
>>              Summary: Change DTMF API to be on PeerConnection
>>              Product: WebRTC Working Group
>>              Version: unspecified
>>             Platform: PC
>>           OS/Version: Linux
>>               Status: NEW
>>             Severity: normal
>>             Priority: P2
>>            Component: WebRTC API
>>           AssignedTo: public-webrtc@w3.org
>>           ReportedBy: harald@alvestrand.no
>>                   CC: public-webrtc@w3.org
>>
>>
>> Implementing the proposed DTMF API has turned out to be surprisingly complex
>> compared to the importance of the feature; the typing requirements for
>> MediaStream seem to be heavily complicated by it.
>>
>> Tommy Widenflycht has suggested instead that we define calls to make available:
>>
>> pc.canSendDTMF(MediaStreamTrack)
>> pc.sendDTMF(MediaStreamTrack, tones, duration)
>>
>> This has no impact on the definition of MediaStream and allows implementation
>> of sendDTMF without touching anything but PeerConnection.
>>
>
>
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