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Re: Input needed: Cancelling a permission request?

From: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:03:19 +0000
Message-ID: <54E61757.9000706@alvestrand.no>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
CC: "public-media-capture@w3.org" <public-media-capture@w3.org>
On 02/19/2015 04:18 PM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 19, 2015 at 3:25 PM, Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no> wrote:
>> https://github.com/w3c/mediacapture-main/issues/127
>> The issue is this: If a getUserMedia request causes a permission prompt,
>> should there be a way for the Javascript to cause that permission prompt
>> to disappear after a while if it is not granted, cancelling the request?
> We don't offer this elsewhere either. If we're going to offer this as
> a new feature this should be a more general discussion I think about
> permissions and what APIs we should offer around them.
Where would a reasonable place be to have that general discussion?
I suspect it's not here...

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