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Re: Make Microsoft follow the spec.

From: Scott E. Lee <sandman_001@netzero.net>
Date: Sun, 04 Mar 2001 04:30:12 -0600
Message-ID: <3AA21934.758A5662@netzero.net>
To: www-html@w3.org
Chris Wilson wrote:

> Claiming that support of non-standard (i.e., proprietary) object model makes
> an implementation "non-standards-compliant" is incorrect.  It is proprietary
> OM, but nothing the DOM claims exclusion of any other OM.
> -Chris Wilson
>  Program Manager
>  Internet Explorer team

But implementing non-standard object models that allow for sloppy cut-around
methods of standards-compliant objects is a way of undermining the DOM.  Yes?
That is what gets my cheese.

Just a thought in the middle of the night.

--Scott E. Lee
--Unemployed Bum
--O'Fallon, Missouri
--HTML4.01/XHTML/XML compliant

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