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[whatwg] createObjectURL(stream) protocol issue

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2011 18:48:32 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1108121847590.30174@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
On Fri, 12 Aug 2011, Tommy Widenflycht (?~[~O?~Z??~[~X?~[~X?~Z?) wrote:
>
> Imho conceptually streamed media is not the same as data from a file and 
> thus should be separated. Specifically the code for the video tag for 
> example now has to ask around what this URL actually points to before 
> taking action.

How do you do it for http:, where the URL doesn't distinguish the two 
cases?

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