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Result: Call for Consensus: Remove "onoverconstrained" event and track muting

From: Harald Alvestrand <harald@alvestrand.no>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 08:12:48 +0200
To: public-webrtc@w3.org
Message-ID: <0db29186-9101-bd6b-bb7c-385cbd56375b@alvestrand.no>
Based on the discssion on the list, and the discussion at the virtual
interim of the WG, the chairs conclude that there is consensus to remove
the "overconstrained" event from the specification.

Harald, for the chairs.

On 4/4/19 10:15 AM, Harald Alvestrand wrote:
> A discussion between developers [1] has surfaced that:
>
> a) After five years in the spec, no browser has implemented
> "onoverconstrained"
>
> b) None of the implementors have found a realistic way to test
> "onoverconstrained", even if implemented
>
> c) Very few developers have said that "onoverconstrained" is critical to
> their use cases.
>
> Given those observations, the chairs are sending out a call for
> consensus on removing "ononverconstrained" from the mediacapture-main spec.
>
> If this achieves consensus, we will merge the PR for removing
> "onoverconstrained" [2] after suitable review.
>
> Please reply to this message, without changing the subject line, with
> either:
>
> * I support removing "onoverconstrained"
>
> * I oppose removing "onoverconstrained"
>
> and, if applicable, reasons why.
>
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>
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>
> Harald, for the chairs
>
> [1] https://github.com/w3c/mediacapture-main/issues/573
>
> [2] https://github.com/w3c/mediacapture-main/pull/576
>

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