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Re: white paper of proposed architecture for NSTIC

From: Mo McRoberts <Mo.McRoberts@bbc.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 11:34:24 +0100
Cc: fcorella@pomcor.com, public-identity@w3.org, "Karen P. Lewison" <kplewison@pomcor.com>
Message-Id: <7FCBCF7D-3358-47B5-9928-59772EF25767@bbc.co.uk>
To: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>

On 20 Jul 2011, at 11:33, Henry Story wrote:

> 
> On 20 Jul 2011, at 12:14, Mo McRoberts wrote:
> 
>>> 
>>> Really all the browser people need to do is work on the UI.
>> 
>> Please don't underestimate how vast a piece of work that really is — I know it's not your focus, but to characterise it as “all they need to do is…” falls well short of conveying how serious a problem it is.
> 
> I completely agree that that is a lot more complex that it sounds :-) The problem is that if the issue is UI and the developers keep working at protocols, then they are working in the wrong area. A bit like if there were an electric problem relating to a leak in the roof, and the electricians were constantly being called to rewire the house.

Yes, exactly the point I'm driving at :)

M.

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