[html5] Camera tag?

Adrian Sutton adrian.sutton at ephox.com
Thu Sep 10 07:44:54 PDT 2009

On 10/09/2009 14:34, "Patrick Mueller" <pmuellr at muellerware.org> wrote:
> It's complicated though.  We're talking about a capability of the
> browser to write data to the server, so there's a bunch of security to
> think about.  There's also figuring out how to let the user decide
> whether images/video should be uploaded at all.  I don't want to browse
> to some web site which surreptitiously starts uploading video content
> without me knowing about it.
> So while it might end up being just a new element, it will likely have
> some non-trivial semantics and UA requirements around it.

Sounds like an <input type="video" /> to me - the model works for files so
it's not a bad starting point.


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