[whatwg] I have feature requests for <video> and <audio> tags.

Ralph Giles giles at mozilla.com
Thu Nov 17 15:56:40 PST 2011

On 11-11-17 12:29 PM, Jonas Sicking wrote:

> Authors do however know how loud the volume of the media is though. If
> a video is encoded with a very loud volume, or a very quiet volume, it
> can be quite useful to be able to adjust that up or down when linking
> to it.

I was going to say, that sounds like user-agents should support
replay-gain tags. Note that expected line level is actually a required
header for the Opus codec's Off encapsulation.

However, relying on a replaygain tag in the media file does violate the
'simple to author' goal of html.


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