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Re: Why does screen sharing require a browser extension?

From: <piranna@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2013 22:36:48 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKfGGh13pPcqMc6tHtVGDxqTbruWkZ1PPnAmX2UUeDuCn3rN9w@mail.gmail.com>
To: cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org>
Cc: Justin Uberti <juberti@google.com>, Martin Thomson <martin.thomson@gmail.com>, "public-webrtc@w3.org" <public-webrtc@w3.org>
> - To opt in, the user will need to install an app or extension, and when
> actually sharing, select the window/desktop to be shared from a consent box.
> We should present a consent box and ask which window/desktop to be shared
> every time the app is opened, not just the first time the app is installed
> (unless the user asks us to remember his preferences).
+1, that's the one that makes more sense: force the user to know about
it, and also is not too intrusive. I would also add a reminder like
Firefox one for full-screen when the screen is remembered to be

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