[Bug 1874808] Re: Unmuting Twitch video pauses playback, when media.autoplay.enabled.user-gestures-needed=false, media.autoplay.default=1

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On 2020-04-20T23:46:14+00:00 Yavzerl wrote:

Created attachment 9141898
2020-04-21 02-37-35.mp4

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; rv:68.0)
Gecko/20100101 Firefox/68.0

Steps to reproduce:

I was watching an twitch recording on firefox with autoplay set to block

Actual results:

When video starts it is mute then when I try to unmute it, video pauses

Expected results:

When I try to unmute it video shouldn't stop and when I play the video
again it shouldn't be mute

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On 2020-04-21T00:19:05+00:00 Release-mgmt-account-bot wrote:

[Bugbug](https://github.com/mozilla/bugbug/) thinks this bug should
belong to this component, but please revert this change in case of

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On 2020-04-24T13:26:49+00:00 Jani Uusitalo wrote:

I'm able to reproduce this when I set `media.autoplay.enabled.user-
gestures-needed` to `false`; if set to `true` (which is the default),
unmuting does not pause the video.

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** Changed in: firefox
       Status: Unknown => New

** Changed in: firefox
   Importance: Unknown => Medium

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