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Re: motionless?

From: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Date: Fri, 05 Jan 2001 19:52:33 -0500
Message-Id: <200101060053.TAA19605@smtp1.mail.iamworld.net>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Cc: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>, User Agent Working group list <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
At 05:40 PM 2001-01-05 -0500, Ian Jacobs wrote:
>I vote for "motionless, unblinking text".
>

AG:: and, _mutandus mutandi_,  "motionless, unblinking images" in 3.4?

> - Ian
>
>
>Al Gilman wrote:
>> 
>> At 10:24 AM 2001-01-04 -0500, David Poehlman wrote:
>> >below are two checkpoints with the word motionless in them.  I know
>> >I've seen them before but it occurred to me that blinking is not
>> >actually motion and that for both, perhaps the word static would be
>> >better than motionless?
>> >
>> >   3.3 Allow the user to configure the user agent to render animated
>> >or
>> >          blinking text as motionless text. [Priority 1]
>> >          Content type labels: VisualText.
>> >          Techniques for checkpoint 3.3
>> >
>> >   3.4 Allow the user to configure the user agent to render blinking
>> >          images as motionless images. [Priority 1]
>> >          Content type labels: Color, Animation.
>> >          Techniques for checkpoint 3.4
>> >
>> 
>> AG::
>> 
>> Good point.  On the other hand, 'static' risks confusion with issues of
>> dynamic
>> content.
>> 
>> Other terms that might work here:  unchanging, frozen, unblinking, "an
>> unchanging display."
>> 
>> Al
>> 
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