[whatwg] When to stop <video> elements from playing
giecrilj at stegny.2a.pl
Sat Oct 20 00:04:11 PDT 2007
It seems audio should be regulated by the attribute 'sound-volume' valued as
a portion of the system sound volume level. Too bad CSS does not define it
(unverified; I cannot look it up because whatwg.org is not responding:(145)
Connection timed out).
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[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Jonas Sicking
Sent: Saturday, October 20, 2007 12:13 AM
To: robert at ocallahan.org
Cc: WHATWG; Geoffrey Garen
Subject: Re: [whatwg] When to stop <video> elements from playing
Robert O'Callahan wrote:
> A related question is whether display:none audio and video elements
> should produce sound.
Opps, forgot to answer this one. I strongly feel that both <audio> and
<video> should make sound for display:none elements. The CSS display
property should only affect the visual appearance of the node.
Additionally, it's more efficient for us, and simpler for the author, if
hidden-but-played audio/video elements don't create a frame and don't
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