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[whatwg] createObjectURL(stream) protocol issue

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2011 20:08:43 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1108112007370.9174@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Thu, 11 Aug 2011, Tommy Widenflycht (?~[~O?~Z??~[~X?~[~X?~Z?) wrote:
>
> Would it be possible to give the associated URL for a mediastream to 
> have its own protocol, for example mediastream:, instead of the proposed 
> blob:?
> 
> window . URL . createObjectURL(stream)
> Mints a Blob URL to refer to the given MediaStream.
> 
> This would tremendously help the implementation.

Could you elaborate? In what sense does it impact the implementation?

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