[whatwg] When to stop <video> elements from playing

I have not got the original Mr.?Cox's suggestion so I can reply only
1. CSS does not have elements, it defines attributes.
2. "active: none" is language abuse, it should be "playback: none" or
"active: disabled".

-----Original Message-----
From: whatwg-bounces@lists.whatwg.org
[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Jonas Sicking
Sent: Saturday, October 20, 2007 2:38 AM
To: James Cox; whatwg
Subject: Re: [whatwg] When to stop <video> elements from playing

James Cox wrote:
> On 20 Oct 2007, at 00:31, Robert O'Callahan wrote:
>> After some discussion on IRC, I think Jonas, Hixie and I agreed that 
>> we're OK with the following approach:
>> -- sound is produced for display:none elements and elements not in the 
>> DOM
> what about people hiding ads or other elements via greasemonkey scripts 
> (and so on) - using display:none hacks to remove from visibility? If 
> naming is an issue, how about a new css element of active:none; which 
> prevents any video/sound/display playing.

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