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RE: [streams-api] Seeking status of the Streams API spec

From: Domenic Denicola <domenic@domenicdenicola.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:24:32 +0000
To: Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, Takeshi Yoshino <tyoshino@google.com>
CC: "Jerry Smith (WINDOWS)" <jdsmith@microsoft.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>, Arthur Barstow <art.barstow@gmail.com>, Feras Moussa <feras.moussa@hotmail.com>, "public-html-media@w3.org" <public-html-media@w3.org>, Aaron Colwell <acolwell@google.com>
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From: Paul Cotton [mailto:Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com] 

> Would it be feasible to resurrect this interface as a layer on top of [1] so that W3C specifications like MSE that have a dependency on the Streams interface are not broken?

The decision we came to in web apps some months ago was that the interfaces in that spec would disappear in favor of WritableStream, ReadableStream, and the rest. The idea of a single Stream interface was not sound; that was one of the factors driving the conversations that led to that decision.

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