[html5] Autoplay and preload insufficient for proper video playback.

Eric Carlson eric.carlson at apple.com
Thu Aug 26 21:14:01 PDT 2010

On Aug 26, 2010, at 1:47 PM, Kevin Carle wrote:

> At the very least it would be nice to be told how much had been loaded before playback began (maybe as part of an event). I suppose polling buffered would work, if buffered actually worked properly...
> Theoretical scenario:
> Listen for canplay -- this _should_ fire when just a couple frames are ready, yes?
> Poll buffered state until desired buffer amount
> Call play()
> I don't think this actually works today though, largely due to bad implementations of buffered.
  I am not aware of problems with WebKit's implementation, have you filed bugs?


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