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RE: your bloatware

From: Jeff Rankin <jrankin@oneil.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Apr 2000 09:10:28 -0400 (EDT)
To: <www-amaya@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000101bf9d6e$5f0f12d0$9501a8c0@jrankin.dayton.oneil.com>
Uh, you might have avoided this by downloading the binary version.
If you think stylesheets are designed to make life more 
complicated, you only demonstrate that you have no idea what 
stylesheets are.
I suggest you hang around w3.org and you might learn something 
about stylesheets and similar information overload technologies.
Thanks -
Jeff Rankin
User Interface & Web technologies
O'Neil & Associates, Inc.
937.461.1602 x 3504 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-amaya-request@w3.org [mailto:www-amaya-request@w3.org]On
> Behalf Of Bart Jaszcz
> Sent: Friday, March 31, 2000 2:27 PM
> To: www-amaya@w3.org
> Subject: your bloatware
>   after wrestling with your sources for a few hours, i finally managed
> to make it compile.  all through the compilation i was expecting the
> thing to segfault in the end, and of course it did, thanks for wasting
> my time
>   and lastly, i should kick myself for even giving you a chance, given
> that i saw the words "style sheets" and HTML 4.0 and
> X-fill-in-your-favorite-information-overload-architechture
>   you know why nobody in their right mind uses style sheets or
> CVS or automake?  well, because all these things are designed to
> make life more complicated, and frankly there are still a few of
> us left that prefer to make life easier for ourselves, after all,
> that's what these machines were supposed to do in the first place,
> they're not there to create work for its own sake, or to give
> snobs computer jargon with witch they can discriminate others.
>   i don't know why i'm writing this to you, perhaps in retaliation
> for wasting my time.  i'm sure you'll read over this, understand it,
> and promply block it out of your mind, because you're too far along
> in your psychosis to turn back now, but what the hell, i gave it
> a try.
Received on Monday, 3 April 2000 09:17:30 UTC

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