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Re: MediaStreams and src attributes

From: Adam Barth <w3c@adambarth.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Aug 2012 10:38:52 -0700
Message-ID: <CAJE5ia-Jf=9y=tm8pLFkG1vH+0PFsk+swD1TuediFiPT0-aScw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Travis Leithead <travis.leithead@microsoft.com>
Cc: "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>, "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>, Anant Narayanan <anant@mozilla.com>
On Thu, Aug 23, 2012 at 9:54 AM, Travis Leithead
<travis.leithead@microsoft.com> wrote:
> From: rocallahan@gmail.com [mailto:rocallahan@gmail.com] On Behalf Of Robert O'Callahan
>> And lifetime problems. It may be valuable to have a dedicated API that covers exactly the resources we have JS object representations for; I think that's as general as we can get without introducing the lifetime problems.
>
> There seems to be a lot of concerns about lifetime problems. Can you elaborate on this? I would expect "lifetime problems" to plague all users of createObjectURL (such as FileAPI), which is one reason for the current behavior of defaulting to "autoRevoke" = true in http://www.w3.org/TR/FileAPI/#creating-revoking. Do you have another concern?

Interesting.  I wasn't aware of autoRevoke.  Does anyone implement that?

Adam
Received on Thursday, 23 August 2012 17:39:52 UTC

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