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Re: SMIL: Authoring question

From: Denis Anson <danson@miseri.edu>
Date: Thu, 8 Oct 98 10:17:46 -0400
Message-Id: <199810081417.KAA24191@www10.w3.org>
To: "Jon Gunderson" <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>, "Philipp Hoschka" <ph@w3.org>, <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
>With the current SMIL standard would the author need to create two versions
>of their document, one with captions and the other without; or would the
>captioning be an add on to the original document so the user just turns it
>on or off?

Regardless of what the current standard is, it ought to be a feature of a 
single document that can be turned on and off.  If the standard makes it 
difficult to do the task right, most developers will take the easy 
route,and decide that captioning isn't *that* important.

Denis
Received on Thursday, 8 October 1998 10:17:46 GMT

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