[whatwg] Frame advance feature for a paused VIDEO

Philip Jägenstedt philipj at opera.com
Tue May 26 01:04:15 PDT 2009

On Tue, 26 May 2009 01:26:38 +0200, Robert O'Callahan  
<robert at ocallahan.org> wrote:

> On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 11:25 AM, Robert O'Callahan  
> <robert at ocallahan.org>wrote:
>> I don't think there is a standard way to expose the frame rate. We might
>> even want something more general than the frame rate, since conceivably  
>> you
>> could have a video format where the interval between frames is variable.
> It's more than conceivable, actually --- chained Oggs can have the frame
> rate varying between segments. So if you're at the last frame of one  
> segment
> the time till the next frame can be different from the time since the
> previous frame.
> Rob

Indeed, I don't suggest adding an API for exposing the frame rate, I'm  
just saying that if you know the frame rate by some external means then  
you can just set currentTime.

Philip Jägenstedt
Core Developer
Opera Software

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