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[whatwg] <video> element error handling

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2009 15:53:40 +0100
Message-ID: <op.uqzszqua64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>
On Wed, 18 Mar 2009 15:50:30 +0100, Nathanael Ritz <nathanritz at gmail.com>  
wrote:
> "Content may be provided inside the video element. User agents should not
> show this content to the user; it is intended for older Web browsers  
> which do not support video, so that legacy video plugins can be tried,  
> or to show text to the users of these older browser informing them of  
> how to access the video contents."
>
> Could the language not be updated here to include showing fallback  
> content along side an alert) when video cannot be found or rendered?

The video and audio elements do not have fallback like the object or img  
element. They are different.


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Anne van Kesteren
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Received on Wednesday, 18 March 2009 07:53:40 GMT

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