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[whatwg] on codecs in a 'video' tag.

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2007 12:21:29 +0200
Message-ID: <op.tpue13c464w2qv@id-c0020>
On Tue, 27 Mar 2007 03:18:04 +0200, Dave Singer <singer at apple.com> wrote:
> We really feel that the HTML spec. should say no more about video and
> audio formats than it does about image formats (which is merely to
> give examples), and we should strive independently for audio/video
> convergence.  We'd really like to discuss the 'meat' of the proposal
> -- the tags, the CSS, and so on!

I'm not sure how that's very interesting without a common baseline format  
that all browsers can implement RF.

Also, I think the HTML specification should mandate (as SHOULD-level  
requirement, probably) support for the various supported image formats as  
it gives a clear indication of what authors can rely on and what user  
agents have to implement in order to support the web.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 27 March 2007 03:21:29 UTC

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