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Re: "Lack of Serialization Primitives & Introspection" issue

From: Chris Rogers <crogers@google.com>
Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 13:14:03 -0700
Message-ID: <CA+EzO0m_MAkrhcBhYyCBKrEpyX-cMUCmhcxh8ZG5UtmjTKu8Jw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Ehsan Akhgari <ehsan.akhgari@gmail.com>
Cc: "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org>, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>, "public-audio@w3.org" <public-audio@w3.org>, "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>, Olivier Thereaux <Olivier.Thereaux@bbc.co.uk>
On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 5:57 AM, Ehsan Akhgari <ehsan.akhgari@gmail.com>wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 7:37 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>wrote:
>> Thanks for this feedback!
>> Regarding this issue, see
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-audio/2013AprJun/0432.htmland the surrounding thread. Web Audio's design encourages a "fire and
>> forget" approach of constantly creating new nodes and never explicitly
>> removing them, which is incompatible with APIs that expose graph structure.
>> If the TAG insists on having such APIs, then we'll have to redesign Web
>> Audio significantly (probably making it harder to use), which I don't think
>> anyone in this group really wants.
> I agree.  Also, I'd like to note that it's possible to write a Javascript
> library which intercepts the Web Audio API calls to record the information
> needed to reconstruct the graph on a different AudioContext to achieve the
> desired behavior described in this issue.

I agree too.

> --
> Ehsan
> <http://ehsanakhgari.org/>
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