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Re: WWW2004 XForms Talk Slides by Steven Pemberton Now Online

From: Mark Seaborne <mseaborne@origoservices.com>
Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 09:36:06 +0100
To: "Gerald Bauer" <luxorxul@yahoo.ca>, <www-forms@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BCDB6706.598A%mseaborne@origoservices.com>

Gerald,

> 
>  So much about the hype. As far as I know not a
> single browser vendor (e.g. Microsoft, Apple, Opera,
> Mozilla, Konqueror, etc.) has endorsed W3C XForms.
> Ironically, the W3C is supposed to be a vendor
> consortium. 

How many browsers directly support Flash, or PDF for example?
 
>  Anyway, for a reality check I invite you to check
> out the Richmond Post poll asking "What is your XForms
> Player of choice?" online @
> http://xul.sourceforge.net/post/2004/05/poll_what_is_your_xforms_player_of_cho
> ice.html
> 
>  So far only about a hundred people have bothered to
> vote although the poll is now up for more than a week
> and I've promoted it *twice* on half a dozen
> mailinglists including xml-dev, www-forms, and more.
> 
>  Is XForms the next big thing?

Are web based polls the next big thing? Maybe we should run a poll to find
out.

All the best

Mark
Received on Thursday, 27 May 2004 04:36:27 GMT

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