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Re: New issue: switching sources

From: Jim Barnett <1jhbarnett@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 May 2014 10:04:46 -0400
Message-ID: <537B60FE.30703@gmail.com>
To: public-webrtc@w3.org
It certainly sounds straightforward, but can't it cause the other end to 
suddenly start receiving something very different from what it 
negotiated?   Are we assuming that app developers will understand the 
dangers and handle them properly?
On 5/20/2014 9:52 AM, Stefan Håkansson LK wrote:
> On 20/05/14 15:26, Peter Thatcher wrote:
>> If we just allow RtpSender.track to be settable, and that causes the
>> RtpSender to send media from track B instead of the previous track A,
>> but in the SDP it's still the MSID of track A, is that really so bad?
>>    Why does it matter?  Can't we just put a comment that says "setting
>> RtpSender.track does not cause renegotiation and does not change the ID
>> of the track on the remote side"?  That way, the application developers
>> knows what they are getting.
> This sounds like straightforward solution to me.
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Jim Barnett
Genesys
Received on Tuesday, 20 May 2014 14:05:54 UTC

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