[html5] autoplay not respected in Safari

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Tue Oct 21 20:20:03 PDT 2008

On Tue, 21 Oct 2008, Rik Sagar wrote:
> I was trying to use the Audio object per the HTML5 spec.  When U create 
> a new Audio obj in safari it never autoplays, but the html5 spec 
> suggests that when the content is loaded it should be default autoplay.  
> Am I misreading the spec or does safari do it wrong?

Can you quote the part of the spec that says it should autoplay? It could 
be either Safari or the spec, I'm not sure. :-)

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