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Re: [mediacapture-main] Reinstate strong language on permission ending when tracks stop, lost by editorial mistake

From: Harald Alvestrand via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:00:43 +0000
To: public-media-capture-logs@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-245035729-1473184841-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Good that we agree that the gUM behavior when a stream is open is 
present in the spec!
The February language referenced an undefined term ("stored 
permission") - linking the word "permission" strictly to the 
permissions spec makes it well defined.

If requesting access to the device doesn't imply changing the stored 
permissions, I think we have consistent specifications (and agreement 
on intended behavior).

@jyasskin should we change the name of the "request permission" 
operation to "request access"? I believe it should retain the langauge
 about "new information about the user's intent may be gathered here",
 but it shouldn't mandate that the decision to grant access results in
 a change in a stored permission's status.

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