[whatwg] createObjectURL(stream) protocol issue
Tommy Widenflycht (ᛏᚮᛘᛘᚤ)
tommyw at google.com
Fri Aug 12 02:33:22 PDT 2011
Imho conceptually streamed media is not the same as data from a file and
thus should be separated. Specifically the code for the video tag for
example now has to ask around what this URL actually points to before taking
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 22:08, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Thu, 11 Aug 2011, Tommy Widenflycht (á~[~Oá~Z®á~[~Xá~[~Xá~Z¤) wrote:
> > Would it be possible to give the associated URL for a mediastream to
> > have its own protocol, for example mediastream:, instead of the proposed
> > blob:?
> > window . URL . createObjectURL(stream)
> > Mints a Blob URL to refer to the given MediaStream.
> > This would tremendously help the implementation.
> Could you elaborate? In what sense does it impact the implementation?
> Ian Hickson U+1047E )\._.,--....,'``. fL
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> Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
Tommy Widenflycht, Senior Software Engineer
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