[whatwg] <video> element proposal

Bjoern Hoehrmann derhoermi at gmx.net
Tue Mar 6 04:23:53 PST 2007

* Gervase Markham wrote:
>A good point. I know nothing about extending IE; would it be possible to 
>have an IE addon which implemented support for a <video> tag, or would 
>it need to be a plugin and therefore use <object>-style markup?

Why would you need an add-on? Internet Explorer has had support for a
video element in HTML documents for pretty much the whole millenium,
see http://www.w3.org/TR/1998/NOTE-HTMLplusTIME-19980918 for the spec
and for a working example see e.g.


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