Re: ISSUE-194: full-transcript - Chairs Solicit Alternate Proposals or Counter-Proposals


Maciej wrote, on behalf of the chairs:

> 'Provide a mechanism for associating a full transcript with an audio
> or video element'
> The current status for this issue:
> So far, we have one Change Proposal submitted:
> At this time the Chairs would also like to solicit additional Change
> Proposals (possibly with "zero edits" as the Proposal Details), in case
> anyone would like to advocate the status quo or a different change than
> the specific one in the existing Change Proposals.

After talking to some relevant co-workers about the proposal on the
table, I'd like to volunteer to write a counter proposal for this issue.

Silvia wrote:

> Therefore I do not believe we are able to resolve this issue in the
> best possible manner just yet and a deadline of 21st March is far too
> soon to deal with this issue.

I agree with Silvia that a delay on this issue would be beneficial. I
think there is a clear need to be able to associate a transcript with a
media element in the HTML5 timeframe, but I have several concerns with
the approach taken in the existing proposal. Unfortunately, I don't
currently have a sufficiently defined proposal to make. I will work to
develop one over the next two weeks if the chairs will grant me an

Thank you,

Received on Wednesday, 21 March 2012 22:52:49 UTC