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Re: [Bug 17334] (setTargetValueAtTime): AudioParam.setTargetValueAtTime is misleading and underdefined

From: Ray Bellis <ray@bellis.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 14 Jun 2012 08:24:58 +0100
Message-ID: <4FD991CA.5010001@bellis.me.uk>
To: public-audio@w3.org
On 14/06/2012 01:46, bugzilla@jessica.w3.org wrote:

> --- Comment #1 from Chris Rogers <crogers@google.com> 2012-06-14 00:46:35 UTC ---
> I disagree that the name is misleading.  It's a *target* value which we start
> approaching at precisely the time given.

FWIW, I think it is misleading, given the phrasing in the text:

"Start exponentially approaching the target value at the given time ..."

If the phrase were reversed:

"At the given time, start exponentially approaching the target value "

that might be clearer.

IMHO, either variant would be acceptable if the text and method name had
"at" replaced with "from".

kind regards,

Received on Thursday, 14 June 2012 07:25:27 UTC

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