[whatwg] Video codec requirements changed
Håkon Wium Lie
howcome at opera.com
Tue Dec 11 08:15:31 PST 2007
Ian Hickson wrote:
> I've temporarily removed the requirements on video codecs from the
> HTML5 spec, since the current text isn't helping us come to a
> useful interoperable conclusion.
I don't think this solves any problem, neither in the short term or
the long term. I suggest that the "should" text is put back in.
> When a codec is found that is mutually acceptable to all major
> parties I will update the spec to require that instead and then
> reply to all the pending feedback on video codecs.
Sure, when that happens the text can be revised. But not before.
Håkon Wium Lie CTO °þe®ª
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