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Re: demonstrate, papert & show

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2001 06:53:28 -0400 (EDT)
To: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
cc: Anne Pemberton <apembert@erols.com>, Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0104120652070.4297-100000@tux.w3.org>
On Thu, 12 Apr 2001, Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:

  Does amaya insert alt tags when you try to type a > after a src img?

Not yet. But if you add an image and do not give a value for the alternative
text it complains and asks you to do so. Some day soonish I hope it will have
context-sensitive help, but I don't know if that is currently in a real plan
for spending time on it.



  Demonstrate has a meaning that show does not, namely that the user is
  learning, or more historically that the teacher has to 'prove' their line of
  reasoning, at a level suitable to the auditor. Show rarely has this meaning.

  for the present perhaps, Flash is a good example of show, shockwave of

  A bobby like tool that creates ideal coding, (rather than list possible
  errors,) does nothing to help understanding.

  It must be possible.

  jonathan chetwynd
  IT teacher (LD)

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