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<h1>Aims</h1><h2>Changes targetted at a 0.4 release</h2>
 <ul>
     <li>(Partial) Mozilla Firebird compatibility
     <li>New Delete Annotation functionality
     <li>New Edit Annotation functionality
     <li>Icons in the document now load the annotation body when selected
     <li>Icons now optionally inserted in the body using XBL (therefore they
     don't change the DOM and should not disrupt scripts or stylesheets)
     <li>New Sidebar implementation in XUL giving a cleaner and more functional
     user interface
     <li>New HTML editor window for creating annotations (instead of a
     plain-text entry area)
     <li>Works with spellchecker if you have it installed
     <li>Split preferences across three panels
     <li>Significantly refactored code for better maintainability and
     extensibility
     <li>Improved auto-load functionality: auto-load annotations only from specified sites
 </ul>
 
 <h2>Aims</h2>
   
 <p>Here are some aims of the Annozilla project.  <p>Here are some aims of the Annozilla project.
   
<h2>Keep up with Mozilla releases</h2><h3>Keep up with Mozilla releases</h3>
<p>Currently Annozilla is lagging behind; Annozilla 0.3 does not work with<p>The 0.3.4 release brings Annozilla up to date with Mozilla 1.0. All future
Mozilla 0.9.6+, due to changes in interfaces and XUL. I hope to release 0.3.1releases should be usable with Mozilla 1.0.</p>
by the end of January 2002 addressing all these issues.</p> 
   
<h2>Interopability with Amaya</h2><h3>Interopability with Amaya</h3>
   
 <p>Annozilla should support all annotation features which Amaya supports. In  <p>Annozilla should support all annotation features which Amaya supports. In
 particular:</p>  particular:</p>
   
<h3>Any annotation posted by Amaya should be readable with Annozilla</h3><h4>Any annotation posted by Amaya should be readable with Annozilla</h4>
 <p>Currently Annozilla does not achieve this: Amaya can produce XPointers which  <p>Currently Annozilla does not achieve this: Amaya can produce XPointers which
 Annozilla cannot interpret. Doug Daniels has recently provided me with a patch  Annozilla cannot interpret. Doug Daniels has recently provided me with a patch
 for improved XPointer support; I hope to include this in a 0.4 release in  for improved XPointer support; I hope to include this in a 0.4 release in
Line 20  February/March.</p> Line 38  February/March.</p>
 <p>The annotation schema has also had facilities added recently to allow  <p>The annotation schema has also had facilities added recently to allow
 Replies to annotations; Annozilla does not support this.</p>  Replies to annotations; Annozilla does not support this.</p>
   
<h3>All annotation facilities provided by Amaya should be provided</h3><h4>All annotation facilities provided by Amaya should be provided</h4>
 <p>In addition to the new Reply capability, Annozilla does not provide a way of  <p>In addition to the new Reply capability, Annozilla does not provide a way of
 <ul>  <ul>
 <li>deleting  <li>deleting
Line 30  Replies to annotations; Annozilla does n Line 48  Replies to annotations; Annozilla does n
 of annotations. Some of these may be included in a 0.4 or 0.5 release.</p>  of annotations. Some of these may be included in a 0.4 or 0.5 release.</p>
   
 <p>There have also been requests for Annozilla to interface with multiple  <p>There have also been requests for Annozilla to interface with multiple
servers, or to be able to keep annotations in a local file. These will beservers, or to be able to keep annotations in a local file. These are likely
considered.</p>to appear in future releases.</p>
 

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