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Re: EPUB -Videos

From: sirisha gubba <nsfsiri2014@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 19:28:08 -0500
Message-ID: <CAGm6BFNAGt5DHXY+zZCO3LL5-6CJHeeAWCfo3K8uT4FJinU4yA@mail.gmail.com>
To: ruth tait <artbyrt@gmail.com>
Cc: "Michael A. Peters" <mpeters@domblogger.net>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Thank you all for your input.

Can you please tell how add captions to the embedded videos?

Thanks,
Siri

On Tue, Jul 10, 2018 at 3:38 PM, ruth tait <artbyrt@gmail.com> wrote:

> hello:
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> I discuss this in my thesis (which is available in epub format download at
> http://artbyrt.com/artbyrt_docs/splash_film.html
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> My experience is good for films in epubs but not longer than 3mins in
> length: otherwise epub file size balloons.
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> <(:-))…LOL…((-:)>
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> ruth tait
> York University Interdisciplinary Student - Graduate Studies
> *The possible's slow fuse is lit by the Imagination*. –Emily Dickinson
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> On Jul 10, 2018, at 4:15 PM, Michael A. Peters <mpeters@domblogger.net>
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> I suspect it would it be a possible to create a script that downloads the
> media and changes the video tag to reflect local.
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> That would schools to create a version of the EPUB they can distribute to
> students that has the resource local rather than remote.
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> I'm not familiar with epub but if it is standard xml then it certainly is
> possible.
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> On 07/10/2018 12:45 PM, Siegman, Tzviya wrote:
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> Hi Sirisha,
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> It is possible to embed video in an EPUB file (using <video>), but many
> authors and publishers choose not to because it makes the files very large.
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> Please see
> https://www.w3.org/Submission/2017/SUBM-epub-contentdocs-
> 20170125/Overview.html#sec-xhtml-fallbacks.
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> You may wish to contact the EPUB 3 Community Group
> public-epub3@w3.org<mailto:public-epub3@w3.org <public-epub3@w3.org>>.
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> Tzviya
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> *Tzviya Siegman*
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> Information Standards Lead
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> Wiley
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> 201-748-6884
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> tsiegman@wiley.com<mailto:tsiegman@wiley.com <tsiegman@wiley.com>>
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> *From:* sirisha gubba [mailto:nsfsiri2014@gmail.com
> <nsfsiri2014@gmail.com>]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, July 10, 2018 2:57 PM
> *To:* w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> *Subject:* EPUB -Videos
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> Can we have video lectures embedded in the Ebooks and have them
> available offline.
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> To elaborate,  if a student downloads the Ebook, the videos should also
> be downloaded.
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> As of now I can add videos as links only.
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> Please provide any suggestion you may have?
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> Thanks,
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> Siri
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