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Re: Panic between createOffer() and setLocalDescription()

From: Iñaki Baz Castillo <ibc@aliax.net>
Date: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 09:55:43 +0100
Message-ID: <CALiegfnSW-dwTYVCNW6GN5FOfnVsU0=ruGC4eC_KOyydp6EHew@mail.gmail.com>
To: cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org>
Cc: "public-webrtc@w3.org" <public-webrtc@w3.org>
2014-02-20 5:26 GMT+01:00 cowwoc <cowwoc@bbs.darktech.org>:

> If the plan is to abstract-away SDP post-1.0, then the less you allow
> users to play with it pre-1.0 the easier it will be for you to make this
> move.
>
> Meaning: either SDP should be an unmodifiable blob (fully unspecified,
> play with it at your own risk) or you need to begin placing an abstraction
> on top of it now. What you *don't* want are users to begin relying on the
> ability to manipulate the SDP directly and cry foul when you attempt to
> remove access to it.
>
> Either we apologize and refuse to support reasonable use-cases for
> manipulating SDP today, or we provide an API for those use-cases and not
> require users to manipulate SDP directly. SDP is not meant to be part of
> the API surface.
>

+1




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Iñaki Baz Castillo
<ibc@aliax.net>
Received on Thursday, 20 February 2014 08:56:30 UTC

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