[whatwg] video tag javascript library for contemporary browsers

Robert O'Callahan robert at ocallahan.org
Thu Oct 16 14:10:06 PDT 2008

On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 5:15 AM, Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531 at gmail.com>wrote:

> That would be cool to do it automatically. But, does using an overlay
> guarantee that other elements can't be placed on top of it? If so,
> then only the author of the page would know (by testing) that nothing
> needs to go over the top of it. Or, is it trivial to code the browser
> to look at the css applied on the page (and any behavior that might
> later apply css) to determine that an overlay won't interfere with any
> thing? If not, it seems like doing it automatically might break
> things. But, like you said "if that makes sense".

What I mean by "automatically" is that we can detect when using an overlay
won't break things, and use it when it won't break things.

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