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Re: Web application interfaces

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2002 23:45:30 +0000 (GMT)
To: Paul Prescod <paul@prescod.net>
Cc: "www-talk@w3.org" <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0209132343350.10909-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 13 Sep 2002, Paul Prescod wrote:
> Should there be a working group with the responsibility to clean up this 
> situation? I don't think we need to expect HTML to grow into a rich 
> client-app language: the work could be spun off as SVG and forms were.

The CSS working group is working on the layer below this (how to style
such a markup language). If a working group is going to develop such a UI
language we (especially I) would be very interested in working with them.
At the moment XForms appears to be the closest thing to what you describe.

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