[Bug 12427] User interface of spatial media fragment URI in <img> or <video> resource, or in browser navigation


--- Comment #6 from Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com> 2011-04-06 07:17:33 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #5)
> (In reply to comment #4)
> > ...since that would require creation of a
> > consistent new resource and not just several byte range requests (unless
> > browsers actually repackage the content, which is certainly an option).
> Byte range requests wouldn't work for spatial media fragments would they? For
> the formats that immediately come to mind you'd have to download the actual
> resource and then crop. You can't byte range request into a spatial area.

No, you cannot do byte ranges on spatial media fragments in general. Indeed,
cropping is necessary, which would be browser-internal only.

My above comment was also for temporal media fragments, where it is possible
though probably not trivial to re-package the content as a shorter piece of

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