Re: Question about HTML Media Capture specification

On Mon, Jun 27, 2011 at 9:55 AM, Vivek Khurana <>wrote:

>  Above examples are bad from usability perspective and semantically
> wrong too. In all OSes 'Browse' button corresponds to file picker
> dialog. Launching Camera or Audio recorder on clicking 'Browse' will
> confuse the user.

This is not what Josh is proposing ....

>  To allow launching different interfaces from file input type, we
> should allow changing the value of the 'Browse' text. This way
> developer can call the camera capture or audio recorder file input
> button to 'Record' or anything which corresponds to the interface
> being triggered.

A whitelisted set of strings shipped with the UA might be ok, but this is
very much an implementation detail.

- Kyle

Received on Monday, 27 June 2011 17:03:51 UTC