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Re: Codecs for <video> and <audio>

From: Shelley Powers <shelley.just@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Jul 2009 09:27:39 -0500
Message-ID: <643cc0270907030727k1d138b0axdb72bd0285528bfd@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Cc: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>, Joe D Williams <joedwil@earthlink.net>, robert@ocallahan.org, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, public-html@w3.org
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>> How is Apple working to change the landscape?
>
> I have spent many, many hours on this issue, internally at Apple, and with
> others both formally and informally.  Obviously, we don't yet have a
> solution, or I would have told everyone about it.  I'm sorry my struggles
> aren't public, but I don't think it's reasonable to insist that they are
> (indeed, if you insist all my work on this be in the open, the amount I
> would do would sharply reduce).  I know, this sounds like "trust me", and
> you don't.  I'm sorry, I am doing the best I can, and I can only say I share
> your frustration.
>

I don't have a real stake in the codec game, but I don't think anyone
would, or should, fault your for not sharing internal discussions. The
discussions that WG reps have within their companies should be
private, if the companies designate this so.

Shelley
Received on Friday, 3 July 2009 14:28:16 UTC

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