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RE: XForms not enough

From: John Anderson <panic@semiosix.com>
Date: Fri, 09 Jun 2000 18:17:19 +0200
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>Developers shouldn't have to be forced to develop application frameworks
>entirely in Javascript.  Applications built in Javascript can get complex
>and slow enough without having to have the entire framework in Javascript
>too.  If the framework were an open standard, it could be implemented
>natively in all browsers, and we could build apps that really work.

There's this language called Java that used to work quite well for that...

The only thing it doesn't have is the niceness of doing component & text 
layout in html. I haven't looked at whether you can do DOM things in Java, 

Received on Friday, 9 June 2000 12:18:24 UTC

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