Re: "Lack of Serialization Primitives & Introspection" issue

On Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 7:37 PM, Robert O'Callahan <>wrote:

> Thanks for this feedback!
> Regarding this issue, see
> and
> the surrounding thread. Web Audio's design encourages a "fire and forget"
> approach of constantly creating new nodes and never explicitly removing
> them, which is incompatible with APIs that expose graph structure. If the
> TAG insists on having such APIs, then we'll have to redesign Web Audio
> significantly (probably making it harder to use), which I don't think
> anyone in this group really wants.

I agree.  Also, I'd like to note that it's possible to write a Javascript
library which intercepts the Web Audio API calls to record the information
needed to reconstruct the graph on a different AudioContext to achieve the
desired behavior described in this issue.


Received on Friday, 26 July 2013 12:58:37 UTC