[whatwg] Video tag in IE

Henri Sivonen hsivonen at iki.fi
Mon Feb 22 02:28:28 PST 2010

On Feb 22, 2010, at 03:26, Gregory Maxwell wrote:

> I thought the list might appreciate this news regarding plugin-added
> <video/> support in Internet Explorer:
> http://cristianadam.blogspot.com/2010/02/ie-tag-take-two.html

This is great news!

This part is odd, though: 'To enable <video> tag for Internet Explorer you need to add xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml/video" attribute.'

Why is that attribute needed and how did the URL get minted?

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi

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