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Re: The Conflicting Notions of Ease of Use and Need for Authoring Tools

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Dec 2004 22:50:54 +0100
Message-ID: <41D1D53E.9090603@disruptive-innovations.com>
To: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Cc: Orion Adrian <orion.adrian@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
> Hi, Daniel,
> my two cents:
> Neither HTML/XML nor CSS were designed for WYSIWYG authoring purposes.
> They are pure programming languages.

That's not the root of the problem.
XML was designed by people who often think "structured" and "wysiwyg"
are antinomic, that's all...

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