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Re: SVG crosswordplayer first release!!

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 7 Dec 2003 04:08:00 +0100
Message-ID: <682146176.20031207040800@w3.org>
To: "Jim Ley" <jim@jibbering.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org

On Saturday, December 6, 2003, 4:25:57 PM, Jim wrote:

JL> "Chris Lilley" <chris@w3.org> wrote in message
JL> news:193719788.20031205152731@w3.org...

>> 6) Encourage SVG implementors to display warnings if they encounter
>> the old key events stuff.

JL> Everything else I agree with except for this, don't show the users the
JL> technology...  They aren't equipped to do anything with the information.

Designers don't like users seeing error messages.

Once there is a standardized alternative, every piece of content
that uses the old unstandard way is a part of the problem and a
temptation to implementors to implement the old way 'because it works
in other viewers'.

 Chris                            mailto:chris@w3.org
Received on Saturday, 6 December 2003 22:07:59 UTC

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