Re: Winning battles but losing the war
| > Yes. I cannot emphasize too strongly the importance of this point.
| > HTML is almost perfectly suited to the problem space it was originally
| > designed to address, and for that reason it will probably be around
| > for decades to come. It is a big mistake to position XML as
| > competition to HTML. XML is not going to take over HTML's problem
| > space, and suggesting that it might just generates needless hostility.
| Really? No comparison of XML and HTML? [...]
I didn't say that XML should not be compared to HTML. I said that it
should not be positioned as competition to HTML.
You can compare a Honda Civic to a Mack truck. But you can't sensibly
position a Honda Civic as competition to a Mack truck. They targeted
for different markets.