[foms] Proposal: adaptive streaming using open codecs

Christopher Blizzard blizzard at mozilla.com
Wed Oct 20 11:53:41 PDT 2010

On 10/20/2010 11:49 AM, Jeroen Wijering wrote:
> In browsers, there's always the possibility for scripting. But I see the manifested/chunked streams also supported on mobile apps and settop devices. Therefore there should be a way to adaptively stream without scripting as well - again, eventually.

Yeah, that was in my original mail - there's a trade-off here between 
supporting standalone players and starting to merge with the rest of the 
browser API.  I think well-specified basics are important to support the 
first, but we should also make sure to support the second, especially as 
a source for learning & fast iteration.


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