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[whatwg] Reasons for moving Ogg to MUST status (was Re: HTML 5, OGG, competition, civil rights, and persons with disabilities)

From: David Gerard <dgerard@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Dec 2007 16:22:28 +0000
Message-ID: <fbad4e140712150822m534a575fh21988a2461e93e3a@mail.gmail.com>
On 13/12/2007, Andrew Sidwell <takkaria at gmail.com> wrote:
> Manuel Amador (Rudd-O) wrote:

> > This is not the year 2000. Mozilla and Opera are embedding Theora video.
> > That's a user base large enough to force the rest of the players to get with
> > the program.

> I very much doubt it.  IE at least would have to support it before a
> majority of authors would use it seriously.

IE can't really be a serious consideration here - if HTML standards
had to wait on IE adopting them, this list might as well shut down

- d.
Received on Saturday, 15 December 2007 08:22:28 UTC

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