[html5] HTML5 Audio Support Ready or Not?

Thomas Wrobel darkflame at gmail.com
Sun Aug 21 15:13:58 PDT 2011

Random question (sorry if its out of place); Has there been any work
or thought into Audio input?

On 22 August 2011 00:07, Chris Pearce <cpearce at mozilla.com> wrote:
> Hi msacks,
> Most of the issues reported by Dominic in that post are quality of
> implementation issues, not an inherent problem with the API itself.
> If implemented as specified, the HTML5 Audio API itself would be perfectly
> adequate for most common use cases. Us browser vendors just need to ensure
> we're spending time improving and bug-fixing our HTML5 audio
> implementations.
> Regards,
> Chris Pearce.
> On 22/08/2011 3:44 a.m., msacks wrote:
>> Hi List,
>> I was recently told that HTML5 audio support is not very good.
>> Although I haven't tested this for myself I always like to support
>> opinion with data and facts.
>> Results on Google for articles on the subject aren't all that
>> prolific, perhaps I am using the wrong query. I did find this:
>> http://www.phoboslab.org/log/2011/03/the-state-of-html5-audio
>> My question is for those of the opinion that HTML5 audio support isn't
>> "very good", I'd like to know in comparison to what?
>> Also, are there any articles citing an opinion for or against HTML5 Audio?
>> More importantly, to those working on the specifications on this list,
>> what is your experience with this.
>> NOTE: I may end up using some quotes from this discussion for an
>> article to be published on thebitsource com.
>> Thank you,
>> @msacks
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