[standards-jig] JEP 0038 ((Emot)Icon Styles) Updated

Michael Brown michael at aurora.gen.nz
Thu Nov 7 10:40:57 UTC 2002


> I think you are right that the order in the icondef.xml file may not end 
> up being the same order that is parsed by the client, but the point is 
> that at that point, when all else fails, the client just picks the first 
> one it comes across, no matter if it was the first in the icondef.xml 
> file or not. Hope that makes sense.

Umm....not really.  I don't want my client picking ASCII strings at random.

Maybe an order tag that lists them in order of preference?  Something like:

<icon>
   <text order="1">:-)</text>
   <text order="1">:)</text>
   ...
</icon>

Or something.  (Anything!)

Michael.



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