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Re: Paving Cowpaths

From: Bruce Boughton <bruce@bruceboughton.me.uk>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 15:36:32 +0100
Message-ID: <46545170.3070200@bruceboughton.me.uk>
To: "Philip Taylor (Webmaster)" <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
CC: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Simon Wiffen <simon.wiffen@sense.co.uk>, "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

Philip Taylor (Webmaster) wrote:
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> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> On Wed, 23 May 2007 15:11:42 +0200, Philip Taylor (Webmaster) 
>> <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk> wrote:
>>> Simon Wiffen wrote:
>>>> Whoops, meant to reply all on this
>>>> ---
>>>>  Hmm well I've been working commercially for 9 years and I hand 
>>>> code in a text editor including hand coding elements such as 
>>>> ampersands, as do my colleagues so I wouldn't assume that this 
>>>> statement is accurate.
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>>> And the code that you and your colleagues produce is nice,
>>> which is good to see.  Sadly you are an endangered minority ...
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>> What do you base that on?
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> Extrapolation from exposure to a (relatively) small number of
> web consultancies / web page production companies, all of whom
> appear to use WYSIWYG tools to produce their pages rather than
> hand coding.
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> ** P.
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extrapolation [1]:

–verb (used with object)
1.    to infer (an unknown) from something that is known; conjecture.

Bruce

[1] http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/extrapolation
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