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[whatwg] Some <video> questions

From: Charles <lists07@wiltgen.net>
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2008 18:00:54 -0800
Message-ID: <05b701c862e3$f4ae21d0$de0a6570$@net>
Darin,

>> Are Adobe/Microsoft going to be update their Flash/Silverlight  
>> browser plug-ins in order to be first-class <video> handlers
>
> Why would they? Those aren't video plug-ins. They're general
> purpose applet plug-ins.

That's a false distinction.  QuickTime is capable of far more than simply
non-interactive video/audio playback.

http://books.google.com/books?id=YeQVZ9WbmHgC

What distinguishes whether something is video or not is the content.

-- Charles
Received on Tuesday, 29 January 2008 18:00:54 UTC

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