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Re: Default value of "preload" attribute

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2010 09:37:05 +0100
To: robert@ocallahan.org, "'Ian Hickson'" <ian@hixie.ch>, "John Foliot" <jfoliot@stanford.edu>
Cc: "'public-html'" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.u937j3us64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Thu, 25 Mar 2010 08:40:16 +0100, John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>  
> FWIW, a default value of metadata (and/or I prefer Rob's suggestion of
> firstframe) would be the better default setting.  Videos and other audio
> media that auto-starts will conflict with screen reading software, which
> also auto-starts on page load, informing non-sighted users of the  
> <title> of the document, and then (usually) continuing to read the  
> balance of the page.

Euh John, this discussion is not about auto-start ;-)

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 25 March 2010 08:37:51 UTC

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