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Activation Behavior of video and audio

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 01:16:16 -0400
Message-ID: <4A67F220.90308@w3.org>
To: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

In looking into "activation behavior" for the DOM3 Events spec, I was 
reviewing the HTML5 spec.  Currently, the <audio> and <video> elements 
do not have defined activation behavior.

I suggest that they should, and propose that the activation behavior for 
<audio> and <video> is to play if the media is currently stopped or 
paused, and to pause if the media is currently playing.

-Doug Schepers
W3C Team Contact, SVG and WebApps WGs
Received on Thursday, 23 July 2009 05:16:26 UTC

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