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RE: "HTML Media Capture" prepared for publication

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2010 10:55:32 +0200
To: Ingmar.Kliche@telekom.de
Cc: public-device-apis@w3.org
Message-ID: <1279529732.2688.103.camel@localhost>
Le samedi 17 juillet 2010 à 20:47 +0200, Ingmar.Kliche@telekom.de a
écrit :
> I think we also briefly tackled the issue of making the FormatData
> attribute of the MediaFile interface read-only (in File all attributes
> are read-only [1]). Was there a decision against making it read-only?

The reason why I didn't make that change was based on a comment made by
Illka, that this needed to be writable in the programmatic part of the
API (now in a separate document [2]).

But looking at it one more time, I' m not sure why this would be so, so
I've made the FormatData attribute read-only, and we can always change
it back later on if that appears to be needed.


> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/WD-FileAPI-20091117/#file
2. http://dev.w3.org/2009/dap/camera/Overview-API.html
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