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[whatwg] Codecs for <audio> and <video>

From: Jeff McAdams <jeffm@iglou.com>
Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2009 07:35:55 -0400
Message-ID: <4A4B4A1B.7050101@iglou.com>
Only one point to touch on here, and perhaps its a bit off-topic, and if 
it is, I apologize.

Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
> I believe the wide availability of H.264 hardware is in part because 
> H.264 was developed through an open standards process that included the 
> relevant stakeholders.

Saying that ITU-T includes "relevant stakeholders", implying that it 
includes *all* "relevant stakeholders" is a joke.  End-users are 
relevant stakeholders in standards development, and ITU-T excludes 
participation from end-users.

Jeff McAdams
jeffm at iglou.com
Received on Wednesday, 1 July 2009 04:35:55 UTC

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