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Re: Simple template-based editing

From: Robert Koberg <rob@koberg.com>
Date: Tue, 04 Oct 2005 07:18:07 -0400
Message-ID: <434264EF.2080801@koberg.com>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Daniel Glazman wrote:
> Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>>> A document _is_ structure + presentation. Why should a user action 
>>> preserve
>>> only the first part of it?
>> No, a document is structure + semantics + content.  Presentation is a 
>> separate layer provided by a stylesheet, and the document's own 
>> stylesheet(s) should be used, not those from another document.
> Then we completely disagree on this market, I am afraid.
> We're about to release a wysiwyg gecko- relaxng- css-based editor, so let's
> stay tuned and we'll see if customers like our way of thinking.

As a customer of WYSIWYG editors that would be used in our CMS, I do not 
want style in my content. I want presentation in CSS. Our situation 
might be unique, but that is what I want.

That being said, I will check out your editor. I just wish I could find 
a schema driven editor that was cross platform and cross browser :(


> Remember: don't ask the people what kind of feature they need, just be
> innovative...
> </Daniel>
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