[Standards] Best approach for Shared XML editing

Boyd Fletcher boyd.fletcher at jfcom.mil
Thu Sep 11 22:58:50 UTC 2008

page control is telling other users's WB to switch pages

pan/zoom control is telling other users's WB to pan/zoom to a specific

presentation is control are things like who is speaking, wand control, page
control, edit on/off, etc...

On 9/11/08 4:56 PM, "LE PENSE Tangui" <tangui.lepense at free.fr> wrote:

> Hi,
> Le jeudi 11 septembre 2008 à 20:32 +0100, Dave Cridland a écrit :
>> On Thu Sep 11 19:30:24 2008, Fletcher, Boyd C. CIV US USJFCOM JFL
>> J9935 wrote:
>>> I think the key thing to note is that while at a basic level
>>> whiteboarding can be editing an xml document (ie SVG), there are
>>> many additional things like page control,  cursor control/movement,
>>> presentation control, pan/zoom syncing, etc.... that are well
>>> beyond xml document editing.
>> 100% in agreement here.
> I don't totally agree. Page control could be achieved thanks to
> multipages [1] (SVG1.2 though), panning and zooming are just viewbox
> changes. But for presentation control, a way to trigger animations is
> needed (just like the SVGDOM beginElement method [2], why not a kind of
> <trigger/> element ?).
> Tangui Le Pense
> [1] - http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/WD-SVG12-20041027/multipage.html
> [2] - http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG11/animate.html#DOMInterfaces

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