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Re: xsl-fo first anniversary

From: Sebastian Rahtz <sebastian.rahtz@computing-services.ox.ac.uk>
Date: 19 Oct 2002 16:37:12 +0100
To: eliot@isogen.com
Cc: www-xsl-fo@w3.org
Message-Id: <1035041833.6429.1.camel@spqr-dell>

On Sat, 2002-10-19 at 14:53, W. Eliot Kimber wrote:
> 
> Sebastian Rahtz wrote:
> > On Fri, 2002-10-18 at 21:57, W. Eliot Kimber wrote:
> > 
> > (an interesting version of events. I still claim you mention Brian Reid.
> > and LaTeX is a product of the 1980s).
> 
> Thanks for the clarification. Whose is Brian Reid? Please educate us.

http://www.acm.org/awards/gmh_citations/reid.html
and http://xml.coverpages.org/mt98-papers.html#reid
provide plausible summaries.

Scribe was the biggest influence on LaTeX; and one can surely
claim that LaTeX is/was the most widely used generic markup
scheme (whatever its failures..)
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