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Re: User media constraint: peerIdentity

From: Cullen Jennings <fluffy@iii.ca>
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2012 21:49:13 +0100
Cc: public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-Id: <8DBACE35-C395-4676-9395-1ABCA408321F@iii.ca>
To: Timothy B. Terriberry <tterriberry@mozilla.com>

On Oct 28, 2012, at 13:35 , Timothy B. Terriberry <tterriberry@mozilla.com> wrote:

> Cullen Jennings (fluffy) wrote:
>>> 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.
> 
> In no way did I mean to imply that we should not have secure media because it would keep people from telling when their mic is muted. I meant that, "Here is a problem that is not obviously solved by existing cross-origin tainting mechanisms, and maybe we should think about solving it at some point."
> 
Oh yah, +1 
Received on Sunday, 28 October 2012 20:47:43 UTC

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