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RE: Comprehensive Summary of the Issues?

From: Scott Cadillac <scott@xmlx.ca>
Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2003 10:53:25 -0600
To: <public-web-plugins@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000301c36f17$3ab3d1e0$5400a8c0@mercury>

Interesting musings Rui,

Please express yourself, but don't call this a comprehensive summary while
editorializing your opinion at the same time.

This issue affects so many of us in so many different ways, that I think the
only way to get through this is to focus on the technical issues

The case for standardization and conformity for public websites is one
thing, but I'm a private Intranet developer and I'm more interested in the
impact on the business solutions I provide with MSIE. 

Right now we are all short on technical details and some time-frame for the

Thank you for your links, some of these look very interesting. Cheers....

Scott Cadillac,
XML-Extranet - http://xmlx.ca
403-281-6090 - scott@xmlx.ca
Well-formed Development
Extranet solutions using C# .NET, Witango, MSIE and XML

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-web-plugins-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:public-web-plugins-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Rui Carmo
> Sent: Saturday, August 30, 2003 9:42 AM
> To: public-web-plugins@w3.org
> Subject: Comprehensive Summary of the Issues?
> Hello there.
> I've been looking for a comprehensive summary of both the 
> patent issues 
> and the alternatives Microsoft is investigating, and have so 
> far found 
> none.
> Even after some digging, I have found little hard data (which 
> led me to 
> some musings over at 
> http://mac.against.org/space/blog/2003-08-> 29.22:26 
> that have 
> some links to information I found 
> relevant).
> I have seen other requests for the implications of the suit in the 
> mailing-list archives, but as of yet no one seems to have sat 
> down and 
> written a comprehensive  overview of both legal issues and 
> consequences... Have I missed anything?
> Thanks,
> Rui Carmo
> http://mac.against.org
Received on Saturday, 30 August 2003 12:53:38 UTC

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