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[whatwg] Dealing with Stereoscopic displays

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2010 20:17:05 +1200
Message-ID: <q2k11e306601004280117i2466ce3au45f2d3441ecf30e1@mail.gmail.com>
On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 8:09 PM, Eoin Kilfeather <ekilfeather at dmc.dit.ie>wrote:

> If we take the case of the Blu-Ray 3D specification it is neutral about how
> the hardware is implemented, but the hardware is expected to respect the
> flags indicating whether a frame is for the left or right virtual display.
> In order to work with HTML the UA has to have some awareness of the hardware
> and way of signalling with view is for which virtual display.


Sure, but this seems like a UA-specific issue that the Web author should not
need to worry about. UAs already coordinate with the underlying software and
hardware platform to render Web content.

Rob
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