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Bug 12482 - When is a media element created?
Summary: When is a media element created?
Alias: None
Product: HTML WG
Classification: Unclassified
Component: LC1 HTML5 spec (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other other
: P3 normal
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ian 'Hixie' Hickson
QA Contact: HTML WG Bugzilla archive list
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-04-13 08:17 UTC by contributor
Modified: 2011-08-04 05:04 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Description contributor 2011-04-13 08:17:29 UTC

When is a media element created?

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User agent: Opera/9.80 (X11; Linux x86_64; U; en) Presto/2.8.131 Version/11.10
Comment 1 Philip J├Ągenstedt 2011-04-13 08:20:30 UTC
The spec says "When a media element is created, if it has a muted attribute specified, the user agent must set the muted IDL attribute to true, overriding any user preference."

What does this mean? Doesn't the parser first create an element and then add attributes to it?

Perhaps it should say when a media element is inserted into a document instead.
Comment 2 Ian 'Hixie' Hickson 2011-06-30 18:27:03 UTC
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: No, the parser creates the element with its attributes already created:
Comment 3 Michael[tm] Smith 2011-08-04 05:04:32 UTC
mass-moved component to LC1