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Re: Are we missing an API for setting the QoS priority of data channels?

From: Randell Jesup <rjesup@mozilla.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Nov 2016 18:01:46 -0500
To: public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-ID: <385f84ba-8b37-f13d-fab2-71b10fb575ba@mozilla.com>
On 11/28/2016 5:08 PM, Michael Tuexen wrote:
>> On 28 Nov 2016, at 22:50, Peter Thatcher <pthatcher@google.com> wrote:
>>
>> Looking at draft-ietf-tsvwg-rtcweb-qos, it's clear we want to apply the very-low/low/medium/high priority to data channels.  But we don't have any way in the WebRTC API, as far as I can tell, to set that priority.
>>
>> Is this just something we forgot to add?  If so, I propose that we add it as follows:
>>
>> dictionary RTCDataChannelInit {
>>    ...
>>    RTCPriorityType priority;
>> }
>>
>> And it's meaning is defined by draft-ietf-tsvwg-rtcweb-qos.
>>
>>
>>
>> If not, can someone let me know where in the API this control is?
> I thought is was there, but it seems to be missing. I agree, something like you suggest should be added.

Certainly we planned on priority on the IETF side.  I could have sworn 
we had placeholders for it, but perhaps someone thought "it's a 
dictionary, we can just add it later").

Sounds good to me

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Randell Jesup, Mozilla
Received on Monday, 28 November 2016 23:02:46 UTC

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