Publishing WG Telco, 2019-02-25: TOC format in JSON, Auxiliary Media in Audiobooks

See minutes online for a more detailed record of the discussions.

TOC Format

This is issue #376 on whether the current HTML based format for a TOC is the only format, or whether it is possible to simply add a TOC into the manifest directly. This discussion continued the one started on the 11th of February, but did not really conclude yet. It turned out that there may be some misunderstandings on what the current manifest format can or cannot already have, and what restrictions in an HTML based TOC it defines. It was agreed to set up a separate call to clarify these details to be able to make a more informed decision.

Auxiliary Media in Audiobooks

This is issue #322: what should happen with non-audio materials (e.g., attached PDF files) in terms of an audiobook content: can it or can’it be part of the reading order? The discussion started but not concluded yet…