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[whatwg] Autoplaying media elements not in a document

From: timeless <timeless@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 02:22:38 +0300
Message-ID: <AANLkTin_YLZOmM1K_1BMGVsvZ9Nh0MZKKGbXp4-GBoqm@mail.gmail.com>
On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 2:01 AM, Chris Pearce <chris at pearce.org.nz> wrote:
> Unless there's a good reason not to, and since most browsers have
> implemented autoplay when not in a document anyway, perhaps we should update
> the spec to match the implemented behaviour?

Accessibility tools only have access to the document. This means that
they will not be able to help a user STOP, pause, play, seek a video /
audio resource.

This really isn't ok.

You can pretend DOM Inspector is an accessibility aid if you want to
experience this.
Received on Sunday, 17 October 2010 16:22:38 UTC

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