From: Sigi REICH (sr_at_ecs.soton.ac.uk)
Date: Tue 03 Jun 1997 - 02:51:23 CDT
> 2) GetAnchorTable: I'm not really sure if I understand how anchorjust one active document per viewer / application). This would also mean that the
> tables are supposed to work. I added a "node identifier" (or
> document name) field to the GetAnchorTable message, since it
> seems strange to me that there is not one there. Perhaps I can
> use this opportunity to ask others what they think about this.
> Does this addition seem wrong to people? If this parameter is
> not there, which anchor table does the client retrieve with this
> call? I'd hope not "all anchors", since that seems to be
> nonscalable in the extreme.
... _(fwd link)_In working with the LocSpecs of OHP I had the same problem in that I also thought a document ID (= "node identifier") would be useful (and needed). So I added one to the proposal for 'more' HyTime conforming LocSpecs. Re-reading the original draft of OHP I understand that the "GetAnchorTable" message is preceded by a "HeresDocument" or "LaunchDocument", respectively. The message then applies to the 'current', i.e. active, document (assuming that there is
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