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Re: Audio-ISSUE-105 (MIDI timestamp resolution): timestamps in MIDI should use High Resolution Time [MIDI API]

From: Philip Jägenstedt <philipj@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 05 Jun 2012 15:12:14 +0200
To: "Chris Wilson" <cwilso@google.com>, "Jussi Kalliokoski" <jussi.kalliokoski@gmail.com>
Cc: "Adam Goode" <agoode@google.com>, public-audio@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.wfflmojlsr6mfa@kirk>
On Mon, 04 Jun 2012 21:36:20 +0200, Jussi Kalliokoski  
<jussi.kalliokoski@gmail.com> wrote:

> Personally I think it's a bit confusing that Web Audio API uses seconds
> instead of milliseconds, because like I said, most time related values on
> the web are presented as milliseconds.

All the time-related properties on HTMLMediaElement are expressed in  
seconds. To have AudioContext use an milliseconds without also redefining  
the sample rates as samples / millisecond would be weird, so overall I'd  
prefer to just stick with seconds.

Philip Jägenstedt
Core Developer
Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 5 June 2012 13:15:08 UTC

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