W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-voice@w3.org > July to September 2009

Dynamic <audio> and video IVR.

From: Paul Campbell <P.j.Campbell@kainos.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2009 11:01:26 +0100
Message-ID: <D3C6C5B18A1E413686D3960755BA7AE0@kainos.com>
To: <www-voice@w3.org>



We build video IVR applications using, currently VXML 2.1.


One of the big problems we are running into is the lack of a
'method="post"' on the <audio> tag.  Some of our components may easily
exceed the GET query string length of the platform we use.  


There doesn't seem to be much support for dynamic <audio> tags and the
spec and the implementations seems to assume 100% that all audio fetches
will be for static files.


I know work is being done towards video applications and if I could
request one feature it would be the method attribute of the <audio> tag.
Followed very closely by more emphasis on the use of 'dynamic'
audio/video, by which I mean the src="" or expr="" can expect to fetch
from an application server and thus, like in HTML the session
cookies/variables should be honoured/passed.  I realise the later is
implementation, but it could be mentioned in the VXML rec.?


Would love to hear your comments.





Paul Campbell | Senior Software Engineer | Kainos | DD: +44 (0)28 9057
1136 | Fax: +44 (0)28 9057 1101 | p.j.campbell@kainos.com


This e-mail is intended solely for the addressee and is strictly confidential; if you are not the addressee please destroy the message and all copies. Any opinion or information contained in this email or its attachments that does not relate to the business of Kainos 
is personal to the sender and is not given by or endorsed by Kainos. Kainos is the trading name of Kainos Software Limited, registered in Northern Ireland under company number: NI19370, having its registered offices at: Kainos House, 4-6 Upper Crescent, Belfast, BT7 1NT, 
Northern Ireland. Registered in the UK for VAT under number: 454598802 and registered in Ireland for VAT under number: 9950340E. This email has been scanned for all known viruses by MessageLabs but is not guaranteed to be virus free; further terms and conditions may be 
found on our website - www.kainos.com 
Received on Tuesday, 25 August 2009 09:30:44 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:07:40 UTC