[whatwg] HTMLMediaElement.load()

Maciej Stachowiak mjs at apple.com
Fri Mar 23 17:30:12 PDT 2007

On Mar 23, 2007, at 4:37 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:

> On Fri, 23 Mar 2007, Maciej Stachowiak wrote:
>> I would suggest adopting the states from the Apple proposal instead,
>> where this state would correspond to UNINITIALIZED (starting a load
>> would switch to LOADING state).
> Yeah, I'm planning on merging the two. (I don't think the Apple  
> proposal,
> as it stands, is very easy to author a UI against, and I don't  
> think the
> current spec does enough. There's presumably a middle ground that  
> works
> better.)

I can explain how I think our proposed states and events directly  
translate to state changes in UI elements if that would help. We  
might want to consider a few use cases, such as YouTube presenting a  
low-bitrate short user-posted video, Apple's QuickTime trailer site  
presenting a movie trailer in high quality and HD resolution, etc.


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