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Re: motionless?

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Mon, 08 Jan 2001 08:17:09 -0600
Message-Id: <4.3.1.2.20010108081654.0134be00@staff.uiuc.edu>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>, Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Cc: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>, User Agent Working group list <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Sounds good to me.

Jon


At 05:40 PM 1/5/2001 -0500, Ian Jacobs wrote:
>I vote for "motionless, unblinking text".
>
>  - 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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