[Standards] Threaded chats
nop at mitre.org
Fri Feb 9 18:19:03 UTC 2007
On Fri, 2007-02-09 at 13:58 +0000, Ian Paterson wrote:
> The background of the user's text input field has the colour of the
> thread they are currently replying to. They can change the colour (and
> the thread) of the input field at any time simply by (double?) clicking
> on one of the messages in the discussion (or selecting from a context menu).
It sounds like we have evidence that threading does work as long as it's
one level deep: colors, Zephyr topics, and (sorta) directed speech.
Encoding color as a mechanism for threading will lead to the usual
accessibility issues, though.
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