Re: User media constraint: peerIdentity

On Oct 25, 2012, at 17:54 , Timothy B. Terriberry <> wrote:

> Harald Alvestrand wrote:
>> I think the input -> display path should always be possible, no matter
>> what the taints are - just like the <video> tag can display any incoming
>> stream on the screen, no matter how tainted (I believe).
>> However, if you like telecommuting in black & white, and go input -> JS
>> decolorizer -> display, this would not work with tainted streams.
> The bigger problem, to my mind, is that it is now impossible to implement a level meter for the audio, so that people can check their mic. We can still provide one in browser chrome in gUM, but not after permission has been granted.

They can check their mic with a different stream. Really mic test level meters are probably best done as part of the browser were you select the device. Given the tradeoff between secure media, and a level meter, I know I want to have the option of  secure media. 

Received on Sunday, 28 October 2012 06:50:04 UTC