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[whatwg] audio vs. video

From: Maik Merten <maikmerten@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 05 Mar 2007 16:56:31 +0100
Message-ID: <45EC3DAF.4040203@gmx.net>
Elliotte Harold schrieb:
> If we add a video element, should we for the same reasons add an audio
> element? If not, why not?

I'd say that audio and video actually are pretty similiar. They need
controls to start playback, to stop playback, to seek, to pause, ...

Perhaps there shouldn't be a <video> element but more something like
<mediastream audio="true" video="true"> or something like that.

Maik Merten
Received on Monday, 5 March 2007 07:56:31 UTC

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