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Re: And a cold silence filled the room...

From: Michael A. Dolan <miked@tbt.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2003 11:09:30 -0800
Message-Id: <5.2.0.9.2.20030226110711.044b3b58@cts.com>
To: "Timed Text Mailing List (E-mail)" <public-tt@w3.org>

As I read the resolution, it still requires that the authoring formats be 
translatable into the many streaming formats.  It is therefore my 
assumption that if there is a function in stream encoding X, then it is 
minimally a candidate for inclusion in the authoring format.  The authoring 
syntax and encoding may be entirely different of course, but the function 
has a right to be considered such that it is translatable.

At 08:55 AM 2/26/2003 -0800, Jason Terando wrote:

>Just wondering if I got kicked off the mailing list, or if it went silent 
>after the TTWG resolutions...
>
>Since the WG has settled on TT as an authoring format, I was wondering 
>about a couple of things.  Is there a list in progress of "display 
>attributes" that are going to be supported by TT?  Above and beyond the 
>representation of time notation, which has been debated at length, have 
>there been any discussions regarding position/coordinate notation, 
>justification, color/transparency capabilities, etc.  The Requirements 
>document mentions a couple of these things and also mentions EIA-708 sort 
>of as a "base functionality" (item #23).

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