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Wed Apr 25 19:12:51 2001 UTC (18 years, 3 months ago) by matthew
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CVS tags: HEAD
Give example page for annotations

<script language="javascript">

function triggerURL(url) {

        if (!InstallTrigger.updateEnabled())
          return false; 



<p>Here's the procedure for installation. <b>Please note</b> that the syntax
for XUL (Mozilla's user interface language) has changed recently, and the
preferences window here will only work for the old syntax - so 0.8.1 builds
will be OK, but more recent nightly builds will not work.  <a
href="">Mail me</a> if this is a

<li>Firstly <a href="#" onclick="triggerURL('');">install the package</a>.
<li>Next you will have to restart your browser.
<li>Now go to this URL:
This will add Annozilla to your sidebar panel.
<li>Finally go to the preferences window (Edit -&gt; Preferences -&gt; Annozilla) and set the server, user name and password. Please note:
<li>You will need to have an account with an annotation server.
To try the W3C test server, get an account at <a href=""></a>.
<li>There is currently <a href="">a bug</a> which means that user names containing a + character (and presumably other characters requiring URL-escaping) will NOT work.
<li><b>NB</b> when you request the body of an annotation, you will be asked for your user name and password again, this is because the body of the annotation is retrieved by a different mechanism. You can use Password Manager to remember the values here though.
<li>If you are using the W3C test server, then you can probably find some annotations attached to <a href="">the Annotea page</a>.

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