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Re: Java is not the only applet language!

From: Steven Ball <steve@cs.anu.edu.au>
Date: Wed, 25 Sep 1996 09:10:56 +1000
Message-Id: <199609242310.JAA09915@ricetub.anu.edu.au>
To: www-talk@w3.org
cc: steve@cs.anu.edu.au
Ka-Ping Yee writes:
> >From the September 9 Draft of the HTML 3.2 Reference Specification
> <URL:http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/TR/WD-html32>:
> 
> > APPLET (Java Applets)
> >
> [...]
> >
> > Requires start and end tags. This element is supported by all Java
> > enabled browsers. It allows you to embed a Java applet into HTML
> > documents.
> 
> Excuse me, but how can the W3C possibly claim that Java is
> the only WWW applet programming language?

Hear, hear!  Despite some people's belief, Java is not the be-all-and-end-all.



Steve Ball, Computer Science Dept., ANU		Steve.Ball@surfit.anu.edu.au
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Received on Tuesday, 24 September 1996 19:14:38 GMT

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