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RE: OfferToReceive in CreateAnswer

From: Hutton, Andrew <andrew.hutton@siemens-enterprise.com>
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2012 11:47:09 +0000
To: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>, "public-webrtc@w3.org" <public-webrtc@w3.org>
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On 28 October 2012 07:48 Harald Alvestrand Wrote:

> The problem raised is what OfferToReceive means when you're in answer
> mode..... the absolutely simplest resolution is to say "OfferToReceive*
> is meaningless when you answer and has no effect".
> But the text should be clear about what the effect is.

The constraint to indicate that the application only wants to receive video surely applies to the answer as much as it applies to the offer the problem is that the name and the text in the draft implies to that it only relates to the offer.

I am assuming that this relates to the direction attribute in SDP and so why does the API not also include the other options?

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