[whatwg] Revisiting MIDI - <device> and <audio>
chuck at jumis.com
Thu Jun 10 14:14:05 PDT 2010
Thought I'd review the topic of supporting MIDI devices in HTML 5.
My initial post about MIDI treated the format as a text stream:
Let's start looking at the <device> tag.
a MIDI device, is, quite surely, a <device>.
I'd warn, that while MIDI is typically thought of as a media device,
it's actually just a plain old Event Source.
It seems that Stream is appropriate (enough), to enable MIDI support in
It's a light event source.
It also seems that the peer-2-peer section allows for multiple device
whereas the simple device section allows only one media device (a webcam).
MIDI does require the ability to handle multiple event sources, for
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