[whatwg] I have feature requests for <video> and <audio> tags.
Tab Atkins Jr.
jackalmage at gmail.com
Tue Nov 15 17:51:26 PST 2011
On Tue, Nov 15, 2011 at 5:37 PM, crocket <crockabiscuit at gmail.com> wrote:
> 1) <video> and <audio> tags need volume attribute.
> I know that it's possible to manipulate the volume attribute with
> If I was able to set the initial volume with volume attribute of <video>
> and <audio> tags, I would be able to set the initial volume without
You can currently mute the video or play it at the user's default
volume. Why do you need to control it beyond that in the markup?
> 2) <video> tag needs subtitle attribute.
> Without a subtitle attribute, people need to reencode videos with subtitles
> to present the videos with subtitles on the web.
> I think charset attribute for manually specifying subtitle's character set
> would come in handy also.
Look at the <track> element, which does precisely this.
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