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Re: Device upload for all platforms -- the official HTML WG position

From: Murray Altheim <altheim@eng.sun.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2000 15:13:08 -0800
Message-ID: <38BB0104.F57AD037@eng.sun.com>
To: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <roconnor@uwaterloo.ca>
CC: George Hobbs <ghobbs@onebox.com>, W3C HTML <www-html@w3.org>
Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 28 Feb 2000, George Hobbs wrote:
> 
> > Take a closer look at it, it is Microsoft/Intel-specific.  If
> > any non-wintel browsers implement it, I would like to know how
> > they parse MS object-id hex strings.
> 
> Object is for includes not uploading.
> 
> There is no NORMATIVE reference to object-id hex strings.  There are only
> INFOMRATIVE examples.
> 
> How much of this crap are we going to have to put up with in this forum.

It seems that "George Hobbs" is actually an alias of "James Salsman"; his
writing style is even the same, and he makes the same mistakes in 
terminology. For myself, I'm adding the string 'device upload' and the
two senders to my .kill file. This had gone far enough several months ago.

Murray

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Murray Altheim, SGML Grease Monkey         <mailto:altheim&#64;eng.sun.com>
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