Re: end tags...

Walter Ian Kaye (walter@natural-innovations.com)
Wed, 25 Sep 1996 20:52:12 -0700


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Date: Wed, 25 Sep 1996 20:52:12 -0700
To: www-html@w3.org
From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Subject: Re: end tags...

At 12:58p -0500 09/25/96, Carl Morris wrote:
>| Looking at their latest authoring tools, it's still <FONT FACE= SIZE=
>| STYLE= BLINK= BARF= BARK= ETC=> all the way. I was a little surprised
>at MS
>| Internet Assistant, as I thought all that stuff would have taken
>advantage
>| of MSIE's stylesheet feature. Next version, maybe.
>
>No, all the things you mentioned there are for "backwards"
>compatibility ... and you know it... once they put the stuff in 2.0,
>they can't just take it out ... and MS's own site designers know that

Microsoft's site designers don't know crap. That is one of the WORST
sites on the Web. The only part of MS's site that is viewable is their
PR pages. (Hmm...;)

I wish the Windows95-CE people (for Microsoft's PDA) would talk to the
MS site designers -- maybe then the site would improve...

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    Walter Ian Kaye <boo@best.com>     Programmer - Excel, AppleScript,
          Mountain View, CA                         ProTERM, FoxPro, HTML
 http://www.natural-innovations.com/     Musician - Guitarist, Songwriter