Balloon Help

David R. Seay (dseay@world.nad.northrop.com)
Fri, 21 Jul 95 13:47:23 PDT


> Regarding the Mac version, if ever an application cried out for Balloon
> Help, CU-SeeMe is it. It could also be a place to display the IP addresses
> of lurkers, having it appear in the balloon when the pointer is held over
> the lurker's name.
>
> I hope the dev team is planning to add Balloon Help soon - I think it's a
> tremendously useful and greatly under-rated (and under-implemented) Mac
> feature, especially if you install an extension that lets you turn it off
> and on with a simple key-combo.

The user community could supply the text for the Balloon Help with
someone on the development team editing the text and implementing it
into the application. I think it would give people on this list a
feeling that they have contributed something directly to the
development effort.