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Re: forthcoming version

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2001 09:35:38 +0200
To: "John Russell" <ve3ll@rac.ca>
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org, Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr
Message-Id: <20010613073538.60D18C@maiana.inrialpes.fr>
> I note that the time for the next release is coming soon.

True.

> In addition to anticipating more complete implementation
> of html 4 and css1, i am really hoping to some fixes
> in the editor to make it usable. at this point i haven't
> bothered using amaya to edit cuz it is lacking.

We made some progresses on html 4 and css 1, but implementations
are still uncomplete.

> 1] have the functions of shift-home, shift-end and shift-downarrow
> been repaired to operate as other editors do. When the cursor
> is at the start of a line, shift-downarrow SHOULD NOT select the
> first character as well.  It should select the previous line plus the
> linefeed character(s).

Not done yet.

> What i wonder about is if the textbox is aware of the platform
> to know whether to insert cr/lf if on the Windows o/s.
> I know that the text box in forms suffers from this problem
> but maybe not the edit box.  If it can't be made aware then
> perhaps a manual selector.... 

What are you expecting? As I know modern Windows tools don't need 
the cr.

> And for the fall release there is a real big wish for a user
> configurable palette or two for mathml character entities.
> i think you are trying to get a student project going on this
> i hope you succeed

Unfortunately we don't get a student on that project.

> John Russell, VE3LL@RAC.CA
> http://www.cgocable.net/~jrussel
> Please send complaints to my legal reps
> Dewey, Cheatum & Howe  ATTN: Sue Alotte
> 
> 
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