[Vorbis] Re: [theora] This is a sad day for interoperability in the Web

Ivo Emanuel Gonçalves justivo at gmail.com
Thu Aug 23 12:49:22 PDT 2007

On 8/23/07, Tor-Einar Jarnbjo <tor-einar at jarnbjo.name> wrote:
> the HTML 5 draft is not defining
> a "default codec"

What I meant was that the WHATWG (and now the W3C) recommend baseline
codecs.  Support of Theora, Vorbis, and the Ogg container are
recommendations and, let's be realistic, without baseline codecs
there's no point to the <video> and <audio> elements.

They don't forbid the support of other codecs.

They also provide an ECMAScript API.


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