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Re: Proposal related to bug 22270 "Adding tracks to MediaStream should only be possible for constructed streams"

From: Stefan Håkansson LK <stefan.lk.hakansson@ericsson.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2013 18:44:58 +0000
To: Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>
CC: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>, "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1447FA0C20ED5147A1AA0EF02890A64B1C3C6D13@ESESSMB209.ericsson.se>
On 25/10/13 20:39, Martin Thomson wrote:
> On 25 October 2013 11:24, Stefan Håkansson LK
> <stefan.lk.hakansson@ericsson.com> wrote:
>> adding a track that is already there will just silently
>> fail IIUC.
> Adding a track that is already there has already succeeded.
>> if it is removed the second after it will be gone
> If it is removed just after that, then it was removed afterwards and
> it doesn't matter if it was one second or 100.  That's just the nature
> of the beast.

My point was that you'd get different results if you designed in this 
(clumsy) way depending on timing of certain (local and remote) actions.

> If you want to guarantee that it's there, add it and
> register for removal events so that you can re-add it.

I agree fully (and I'm not pushing for the intro of different types of 

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