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Re: Moving forward with SDP control

From: Eric Rescorla <ekr@rtfm.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2013 12:20:26 +0800
Message-ID: <CABcZeBM_qw-U1bj4=UJJ+URcbWZsrMN=T+WBxLY-OseNf2gVXw@mail.gmail.com>
To: cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org>
Cc: "public-webrtc@w3.org" <public-webrtc@w3.org>
On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 11:11 AM, cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org> wrote:

>  On 16/07/2013 9:45 PM, Eric Rescorla wrote:
>
>
>
> On Wed, Jul 17, 2013 at 9:37 AM, cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org> wrote:
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>>      This contradicts what I heard from Cullin and Adam (spec editors) at
>> WebRTC World. I was told that users are never supposed to manipulate the
>> SDP; rather, they are meant to drive changes using the Constraints API. The
>> only reason they are allowed to do so today is because the Constraints API
>> hasn't been completed yet.
>>
>
>  I think you misinterpreted them. The API *should* provide enough
>  flexibility
> that you rarely or ever need to modify SDP. However, that doesn't mean
> you can't do so.
>
>  See:
> http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-ietf-rtcweb-jsep-03#section-6
>
>  -Ekr
>
>
>     They didn't say that you couldn't do so, rather that you shouldn't
> ever need to do so.
>

I think this is fairly consistent with what I said above.

-Ekr
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