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Re: Error handling: yes, I did mean it

From: Bill Smith <bsmith@atlantic-82.Eng.Sun.COM>
Date: Tue, 29 Apr 1997 10:01:49 -0700 (PDT)
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <libSDtMail.9704291001.28348.bsmith@atlantic-82>
Sam Hunting wrote:

> For my money, the old CheckMark parser had both the best error
> recovery strategy and the best user interface. An XML editor
> that worked the same way would really win my heart....

And probably the hearts (and money) of many users. This is the type of product 
needed to make XML truly successful. The draconian XML model says religion is 
more important than ease-of-use. That's backwards.
Received on Tuesday, 29 April 1997 13:02:06 EDT

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