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Re: [whatwg] Background audio channels

From: Jer Noble <jer.noble@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Apr 2013 14:09:12 -0700
Message-id: <1379204B-CD74-400F-9472-427FCA6E7D92@apple.com>
To: Wesley Johnston <wjohnston@mozilla.com>
Cc: whatwg@whatwg.org, Chris Wilson <cwilso@google.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

On Apr 10, 2013, at 12:14 PM, Wesley Johnston <wjohnston@mozilla.com> wrote:

> Again, IMO 1.) The EVENTUAL default behavior here has to be to mute tabs in the background.

I disagree.  The current default behavior (allowing <audio> to play in the background) is working just fine for Safari.  Maybe it isn't for Gecko, but that should be a choice left up to the UA, and not a specced requirement.

-Jer
Received on Wednesday, 10 April 2013 21:09:37 UTC

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