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Re: Re: Layers visibility
Dick Hollenbeck <dick@...>
Tue, 02 Jun 2009 14:45:39 -0500
Thunderbird 184.108.40.206 (X11/20090318)
Dick Hollenbeck wrote:
are we ready to move to the evaluation and clarification phase of
This is the last call for fresh ideas!
OK, let's move on then.
Here are some characteristics that we can use to evaluate the various
1** Number of mouse clicks to change a layer.
2** What is it that shows me the currently selected layer, and how many
clicks do I have to use to get that status?
3** How many mouse clicks to turn off a layer.
4** What is it that shows me the current on/off status of any layer, and
how many clicks do I have to use to get that status?
5** How much screen real estate do I give up on a *continuous* basis?
6** How is a layer represented, by name, color or both?
7** What does the implementor like? This tends to sway what gets coded.