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From Janne Jalkanen <Janne.Jalka...@ecyrd.com>
Subject Re: page comments as footnotes?
Date Wed, 25 Jun 2008 20:44:47 GMT

How about using the Note plugin?

/Janne

On 25 Jun 2008, at 23:24, Dirk Frederickx wrote:

> In v.7.x we have added the possibilty to edit a particular section of
> a page: clicking the edit-link takes you to that specific section.
>
> Similarly it could be possible to added "section-commenting", which
> would then insert a ''footnote'' comment link to your the section.
> Have you seen this already in some other implementations ?
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> dirk
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> On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 8:01 PM, Bob Paige <bobpaige@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Short question: Is there some way to add comments to a page as  
>> footnotes?
>>
>> Background:
>>
>> I like the 'comment' feature of JSPWiki in that it allows people  
>> to add
>> comments, but if the page is large, it is difficult to properly  
>> reference
>> the part of the page in your comment.
>>
>> The footnoting feature of JSPWiki could come to the rescue here, but
>> requires the user to edit the page to insert the footnote, and  
>> then has to
>> update two parts of the page.
>>
>> Is there some way that a user could highlight part of the page and  
>> that
>> highlight location could be communicated back to the server when  
>> the 'Add
>> Comment' command is issued? This would give the server enough  
>> information
>> where to put the footnote reference, and still add the comment  
>> text to the
>> end.
>>
>> Is this possible?
>>
>> --
>> Bobman
>>


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