[whatwg] HTMLMediaElement: static TimeRanges/ByteRanges, "potentially playing" definition

Philip Jägenstedt philipj at opera.com
Mon Nov 17 02:49:41 PST 2008

On Mon, 2008-11-17 at 01:21 +0000, Ian Hickson wrote:
> > Suggested definition:
> > 
> > "A media element is said to be potentially playing when its paused 
> > attribute is false, the element has not ended playback, playback has not 
> > stopped due to errors."
> > 
> > In other words, remove the readyState and "paused for user interaction" 
> > stuff (surely a media element could potentially keep playing after such 
> > user interaction, otherwise there would be no need to ask).
> I don't understand what you mean about user interaction.

Never mind, since "potentially playing" isn't related to garbage
collection there is no problem.

Philip Jägenstedt
Opera Software

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