[whatwg] Feature Request for the-video-element to support audiochannel descriptions
ian at hixie.ch
Tue Jul 16 16:39:51 PDT 2013
On Wed, 23 Jan 2013, Christian Horn wrote:
> Hello to everybody, unknowingly,
> It would be nice to see audioTrack.channels added to the-video-element
> for media resources with multiple media tracks.
> It should return the number of channels in the audio track (1 = mono, 2
> = stereo, 6 = surround, etc).
> A use case can be: A user has an encoded video with multiple audio
> tracks. Track 1 and 2 are both English, but one is stereo, one is
Can you elaborate on the use case? Wouldn't the browser be the one in the
best position to know which to pick, in that case?
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