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Re: Phoney Baloney (was "fighting...")

From: Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor <roconnor@uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2000 11:50:05 -0500 (EST)
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On Wed, 23 Feb 2000, Arjun Ray wrote:

> > As for that content - the "if gte vml" etc. bit is a conditional
> > comment syntax

I think is it kinda like using <![%vmlIncluded[ ... ]]>, where
%vmlIncluded is an entity that is set to INCLUDE or IGNORE depending on
the state of the system according to the appiclation interpreting it.  I
appears that MS choose some non-standard approch to solving this problem.
I suppose that what happens when a company ``thinks different''.

But I've digressed.

-- 
Russell O'Connor                           roconnor@uwaterloo.ca
       <http://www.undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca/~roconnor/>
``Paradoxically, a refusal to `put a monetary value on life' means that
life is often undervalued.'' -- Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach
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