[whatwg] Reporting mid-stream resolution change on <video>
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Dec 17 14:14:12 PST 2013
On Thu, 12 Dec 2013, Ami Fischman wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 12, 2013 at 2:56 PM, Ian Hickson <ian at hixie.ch> wrote:
> > I suppose we could fire resize on initial load as well. I guess it
> > depends on what code that uses this looks like. Is the initial size
> > change the same kind of code as resizing, or is it different code?
> > (e.g. will one set up elements to frame the video while the other just
> > changes their size?)
> Yes, I think that the first size event and subsequent ones are similar
> enough that the initial size info should be fired when metadataloaded
> Example use-cases:
> - a chat service wants to display an "HD" emblem on video feeds above
> some threshold (and removed it if/when they fall below the threshold).
> You want to show/hide the emblem from the first point at which you have
> size information, and each time that information changes.
> - an on-screen display (OSD) for feed resolution; needs to be updated on
> resize as well as initial size information.
> In fact I am failing to think of examples where only not-first resize
> information would be needed.
Ok. Done. (The initial one fires just after the 'durationchange' event and
just before the 'loadedmetadata' event.)
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