[whatwg] Codecs (was Re: Apple Proposal for Timed Media Elements)

Håkon Wium Lie howcome at opera.com
Fri Mar 23 07:33:15 PDT 2007

Also sprach Bjoern Hoehrmann:

 > > > the SVG 1.2 WD requires support for Ogg Vorbis:

 > > >   http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/WD-SVG12-20041027/media.html

 > >And as Håkon Wium Lie
 > >pointed out in another email, the latest SVG standard already mandates
 > >Vorbis support, so half of what is needed is already specified in
 > >another major web standard.

 > .. the latter
 > would be more accurately characterized as, in 2004 there was a pro-
 > posal to mandate Vorbis support in a possible future SVG 1.2 "Full"
 > Recommendation.

>From 2004 and onwards there has been rough consensus among the 45 or
so authors of SVG 1.2 that SVG user agents are required to support the
Ogg Vorbis audio format.

              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
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