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Re: Apple objected to theora?

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2009 17:24:15 +0200
Message-ID: <4A560B9F.3070300@lachy.id.au>
To: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Cc: Shelley Powers <shelleyp@burningbird.net>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, www-archive@w3.org, "Michael(tm) Smith" <mike@w3.org>, Chris Wilson <Chris.Wilson@microsoft.com>
Dan Connolly wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-07-09 at 11:26 +0200, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>> [...]  When the requirement for Vorbis and Theora was first added
>> to the spec, and Apple objected,
>
> If you have a pointer to that one handy, I'd appreciate it.
> I'm having trouble keeping the history in my head.
> I was under the impression that they had just quietly not
> added support.

I believe this is the first mail in which they raised their concerns 
about a spec mandated codec:

http://lists.whatwg.org/pipermail/whatwg-whatwg.org/2007-March/010585.html

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Lachlan Hunt - Opera Software
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