[whatwg] Removal of Ogg is *preposterous*
Manuel Amador (Rudd-O)
rudd-o at rudd-o.com
Tue Dec 11 13:37:11 PST 2007
I find Opera's efforts commendable. More organizations should follow Opera's
lead in this direction, just as they've followed Opera's lead in several
other innovative efforts.
I trust your comment in favor of Ogg is not just "because Opera already has
it" (which, by the way, proves technical feasibility beyond a shadow of
doubt) but because Ogg in HTML5 is the right thing to do.
> We're disappointed to see the spec go in this direction. I think it is a
> backward step.
> There is no voting in WHAT-WG, and there is not much in W3C, but there is
> a reasonable process there that hopefully allows for this stuff to go back
> into the specification, unless we find a better alternative (i.e. still
> free). Let's keep hoping.
Well, instead of hoping, maybe we can draw more attention to this issue so
public pressure helps us do the job.
Manuel Amador (Rudd-O) <rudd-o at rudd-o.com>
Rudd-O.com - http://rudd-o.com/
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Don't you wish you had more energy... or less ambition?
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