In OpenOffice.org we have the ability to turn animation off. I agree with
Malte; we shouldn't prevent the expression of fast animation for those who
want it, but we should enable users to not have it displayed to them.
Table refresh isn't animation Peter.
I'm more in favour of accessibility than Sun commercial interests.
Please, let's all refrain from questioning the motives of other colleagues on
The question we have is:
1) What is the risk?
2) What are the possible ways to mitigate the risk?
3) What method or combination of methods reduces the risk to acceptable
It seems to me that an application-level setting to disable animation or other
sources of flicker is one way to mitigate the risk, and should be considered.