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Re: wish list -- feedback info

From: Irene Vatton <irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2003 13:04:55 +0200
To: ve3ll@rac.ca
Cc: ve3ll@cogeco.ca, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <20030812130455.4fad976a.irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Thu, 10 Jul 2003 09:35:14 -0400
"John Russell" <ve3ll@cogeco.ca> wrote:

> 
> The error mechanism for badly formed XML works well
> (just converted html docs to xhtml, passes w3.org ok  but 
> Amaya catches & in addresses ;-[  ;-[   
> The feedback indicates line and position of error well ;-] ;-]
> but when i enter source view to find it only line number is provided!!

A best way is to double-click the error line in the log file. Amaya will automatically 
select the right position in the source file.
Anyway, in the next release when you enter the source view line number and position
will be displayed.

> A better feedback mechanism would be to have current cursor posn
>    displayed on the status bar ....  or at least user selectable to display
>    there.    Just an author who makes mistakes occasionally and needs
> to be pointed to the problem....   like a pooch who needs his nose pushed
>  into his peedle until he is trained ;-[  ;-[ --
>  
> 
> John Russell, VE3LL@RAC.CA
> http://home.cogeco.ca/~ve3ll (2 L's as in LLAMA)
> check HTML at http://www.htmlhelp.com/tools/validator/
> check CSS at http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/
> check JavaScript at http://www.crockford.com/javascript/jslint.html

     Irene.
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