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Re: ANN: Annozilla, annotations in Mozilla

From: Matthew Wilson <matthew@mjwilson.demon.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 20:16:54 +0100
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To: "Ralph R. Swick" <swick@w3.org>
Cc: www-annotation@w3.org
At 10:23 25/04/01 -0400, Ralph R. Swick wrote:
>Kudos, Matthew; this is wonderful work.  I'll buy you a beverage
>of your choice at our first face-to-face opportunity :-)
>I was puzzled at first why clicking on one of the annotations
>in the sidebar seemed to do nothing after prompting me
>for my username/password again.  Then I discovered I
>should scroll the Annozilla sidebar down to see the body
>text box.  Can I configure things so the body text box pops
>up in a new (desktop) window?

That shouldn't be too hard, I have raised it as
and will get round to it soon.

>At 09:03 PM 4/24/2001 -0400, Art Barstow wrote:
> > [Note that a '+' sign in the user name causes a problem
> >  so don't use that char until the problem is fixed.]
>Thanks for this hint, Art.  It certainly tripped me up
>since I had registered as swick+annotate in
>http://annotest.w3.org/annotations.  I just had to
>re-register for a new account.  (Note to Marja: don't
>double-count me as a user for WWW10 :-)
>Do you know where this problem might lie?

Some URL escaping thing. I already escape the user name, but I'm wondering 
if I need to escape the whole URL again afterwards. Hmm...

> >o To see some annotations, go to:
> >
> > http://www.w3.org/2001/Annotea/
>I also notice that annotations on my 'home' page are not
>displayed immediately after restarting Mozilla until I go
>to a different page and then back to my home page.
>I tried Shift+Ctrl+R to reload my home page but this
>doesn't seem to have changed anything; still have to
>visit a different page then backup.

OK: http://mozdev.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=262

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