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Re: [webrtc-pc] Permission API for receive-only media and data use cases (#2175)

From: Feross Aboukhadijeh via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 07 Jul 2019 20:42:08 +0000
To: public-webrtc-logs@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-509029292-1562532126-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Btw, it's worth keeping in mind that some browsers already see fit to show permission prompts that many non-technical users are likely to find very confusing:

MIDI devices:

<img width="318" alt="Screen Shot 2019-07-07 at 1 37 49 PM" src="https://user-images.githubusercontent.com/121766/60773605-b7d50e80-a0bc-11e9-9282-c09f5b9554a2.png">

Bluetooth devices (exposing MAC addresses directly to the user):

<img width="446" alt="Screen Shot 2019-07-07 at 1 37 57 PM" src="https://user-images.githubusercontent.com/121766/60773606-b7d50e80-a0bc-11e9-9dd3-a539557fb483.png">

It seems to me that a "direct connection" permission prompt is not that unlike the previous prompts.

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