From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Wednesday, August 13, 2003 11:40
Subject: Re: Objects & Layers relationships
> From: Lars Clausen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: 2003/08/13 Wed AM 11:28:59 EDT
> On 13 Aug 2003, email@example.com wrote:
> > This seems related to the current discussion on views. A layer is a
> > piecewise disjoint subset of objects (please correct me if I'm wrong
> > here--I don't use layers that much) in which the object positions are
> > fixed.
> That's one way to describe it. Also, there is a z-ordering on the layers.
Please excuse my ignorance, but what's z-ordering?
Ordering on the Z plane, that is, the 3rd dimension. Usually this is thought
of as "up" and "down". So i assume this means that layers that are on "top"
obscure layers that are "under" them.