[whatwg] HTML 5 video tag questions
Tab Atkins Jr.
jackalmage at gmail.com
Mon Jul 13 14:35:54 PDT 2009
On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 4:28 PM, Jonas Sicking<jonas at sicking.cc> wrote:
> This way even incremental rendering of the fallback contents would
> work fine. The only case that's weird is markup like:
> lots and lots of fallback here
> <source src="...">
> There is a risk that content would be displayed, and then switch to
> displaying video. This doesn't seem like a big problem as it seems
> more likely that people will put the <source> first. And if someone
> doesn't the effects aren't very bad.
That's against spec anyway (<source> elements, if present, should be
the first children of <video>, and are then followed by fallback
content if present), so it's not a big deal if it displays badly.
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