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RE: What the Web Wants

From: Michael Condry <Michael.Condry@eng.sun.com>
Date: Fri, 9 Jun 2000 10:37:25 -0700 (PDT)
Message-Id: <200006091737.e59Hb0E719831@jurassic.eng.sun.com>
To: dave@userland.com, xml-dist-app@w3.org, Baylor.Wetzel@bestbuy.com
well this does seem to be turning into a market one's opinion
group rather than technical disucssions over 
application level uses of XML...

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> >"Crippling Microsoft is not a good idea, but enabling competition in the
> >browser market is fair and essential. The court has said that it does not
> >trust Microsoft, neither does the Web. If Microsoft people reflect on this,
> >there's a discomfort in having no competition in this vital space, but
> >regardless of how Microsoft feels about this, something must be done, and
> >the Jackson remedy does not address it."
> 
> Is this the right forum to post this? It risks starting the "bill gates is
> evil/i don't care if bill gates is evil" argument without the possibility of
> benefitting the various XML discussions. Unless i'm missing something
> 
> -b
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> > -----Original Message-----
> > From:	Dave Winer [SMTP:dave@userland.com]
> > Sent:	Thursday, June 08, 2000 11:14 AM
> > To:	fork@xent.com; xml-dist-app@w3.org
> > Subject:	What the Web Wants
> > 
> > "Crippling Microsoft is not a good idea, but enabling competition in the
> > browser market is fair and essential. The court has said that it does not
> > trust Microsoft, neither does the Web. If Microsoft people reflect on
> > this,
> > there's a discomfort in having no competition in this vital space, but
> > regardless of how Microsoft feels about this, something must be done, and
> > the Jackson remedy does not address it."
> > 
> > http://davenet.userland.com/2000/06/08/whatTheWebWants
> > 
> > Dave
> 
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