[ID3 Dev] ID3 chapter tags feedback

Chris Newell chris.newell at rd.bbc.co.uk
Wed Oct 19 04:02:48 PDT 2005


Thanks for your analysis and comments.

At 23:52 18/10/2005, you wrote:
>Why do you constrain a CTOC element to only have one class of children? 
>I have a number of use-cases I sketched out that would be more 
>cumbersome with this constraint, and so I was wondering what the 
>rationale was.

I think the original motivation was simplicity. However, if you have a use-case which requires a mixed list of child elements we should support it.

Changes to the specification would be limited to the removal of the Child Element Type flag and the associated restriction.


Dr J.C. Newell
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