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Re: An alternate approach to enumerating devices

From: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2013 12:42:34 -0700
Message-ID: <CABkgnnWU4JRDSThPR8inxT=yau364UCQMj+QRwF1RhokqVin+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Cc: "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
On 21 March 2013 12:38, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:
> On 03/21/2013 08:23 PM, Jim Barnett wrote:
>>
>> It may just be that the format is odd on my system, but is 'facing'
>> available if the app is not trusted?
>
> Opinions sought .... "facing" was the last thing I added. Exposing it means
> that the drive-by web now can make a very good guess on whether you're a
> phone or a PC; not exposing it means that the app has to do at least one
> camera grab blind (see other thread).

Personally, this is a tolerable exposure.  We are already partly
exposed in this area due to mandatory constraints on gUM.
Received on Thursday, 21 March 2013 19:43:01 UTC

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