[whatwg] video element not ready for prime time

Chris Double chris.double at double.co.nz
Wed Jun 6 20:37:50 PDT 2012

On Fri, Jan 13, 2012 at 6:46 AM, Francis Boumphrey
<boumphreyfr at gmail.com> wrote:
> Firstly if I use a video with the src attribute
> e.g. <video src='myvideo.mp4' controls>
> and my user agent does not support the format, all I get (in my versions of
> Opera and Firefox) is a blank screen.

Recent versions of Firefox display a message for the user if the mime
type of the video is not supported instead of a blank screen.


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