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[whatwg] Scripted <video> query proposal

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2008 11:37:48 +1200
Message-ID: <11e306600808251637p8982346h14b3cae6e6f75058@mail.gmail.com>
On Sat, Aug 23, 2008 at 2:17 PM, Tim Starling <tstarling at wikimedia.org>wrote:

> With this proposal, I'm trying to find a compromise between the opinions
> put forward on this list. Personally I'd be happy either way, as long as
> the interface gets added in some form.
>
> The yes = maybe definition pre-empts the tendency of user agents to lie
> about their capabilities.
>

If you're worried about that, feel free to treat "maybe" as "yes". I don't
think we should forclose the possibility that user-agents might make a
correct distinction between "yes" and "maybe".

Rob
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