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[encrypted-media] CDMs are platform dependant

From: Gravis via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 04:29:43 +0000
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== CDMs are platform dependant ==
A major problem with CDMs is that they are (currently) platform and 
architecture dependant.  This means that content that would otherwise 
work on anything will be restricted to only being viewable on the most
 popular platforms and architectures.  So even if by some miracle a 
CDM is ported to Linux, it's inconceivable that it would be ported to 
the Linux PowerPC platform.  Divvying up the internet into supported 
and unsupported platforms is a step backwards.

Please view or discuss this issue at 
https://github.com/w3c/encrypted-media/issues/157 using your GitHub 
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