Re: The Netscape / Microsoft / Future Quagmire

S.N.Brodie@ecs.soton.ac.uk
Sat, 19 Oct 1996 14:47:12 +0100 (BST)


From: S.N.Brodie@ecs.soton.ac.uk
Message-Id: <1414.9610191347@strachey.ecs.soton.ac.uk>
Subject: Re: The Netscape / Microsoft / Future Quagmire
To: L.Willis@comp.brad.ac.uk (Appendixless-Boy ..)
Date: Sat, 19 Oct 1996 14:47:12 +0100 (BST)
Cc: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <Pine.GSO.3.95.961019143846.809A-100000@dcsun4.comp.brad.ac.uk> from "Appendixless-Boy .." at Oct 19, 96 02:39:56 pm

Appendixless-Boy .. wrote:
> 
> On Sat, 19 Oct 1996 S.N.Brodie@ecs.soton.ac.uk wrote:
> 
> > CSS is different.  It was not a sole invention of Microsoft.  You need not
> > have mentioned that they were authored to look best in IE, but given your
> > employer makes that browser, that is understandable!
> 
> I'm pretty sure its invention was nothing to do with Microsoft, try W3 ...

That's correct.  Microsoft are, as far as I was aware, members of the
W3C although I don't know exactly when they joined and whether that was in
time to have any input on CSS or not.

-- 
Stewart Brodie, Electronics & Computer Science, Southampton University.
http://www.ecs.soton.ac.uk/~snb94r/      http://delenn.ecs.soton.ac.uk/