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[Bug 12563] Make standard to play these codecs in <video>

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Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 06:52:38 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12563

--- Comment #2 from brunoais <brunoaiss@gmail.com> 2011-04-28 06:52:37 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #1)
> (Incidentally: FLV is a container format, Xvid is an encoder, and MPEG3 and
> MPEG4 are groups of standards.  None are codecs.  H.264, FLAC, and Speex are
> the only codecs on your list.  FLAC is lossless, so would be a very poor choice
> for web-based audio players.  H.264 is supported by IE9 and Safari, but not
> other browsers, because it's patented-encumbered.  Speex is not supported for
> HTML5 audio by any browser that I know of.)

I thought my sources were right and that those were all codecs. Sorry about
that. I see if I can find another one that has the list of encodes so that I
can show which ones I'm referring to.
BTW, which codecs can FLV contain?

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