Re: philosophy of SWBPD (was Re: [OPEN] and/or [PORT] : a practical

At 8:55 +0100 4/21/04, Alan Rector wrote:

However, I have to say publicly that I had read, and reread, the 
article before commenting.
If I misinterpreted it, then it is an honest and informed misinterpretation.

Alan - sorry, I really shouldn't have implied you didn't read the 
paper - I knew you better than that (and your private comment makes 
it clear) -- forgive me for over-reacting in the heat of argument. 
This is about the 3rd time my research papers had been cited as 
evidence that I was somehow being inconsisent or such, and I snapped 
at you unduly.
p.s. This apology is indeed being made in public as Alan deserves that.
Professor James Hendler 
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Maryland Information and Network Dynamics Lab.	  301-405-6707 (Fax)
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