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[whatwg] Web Apps 1.0: Making <link> navigation palatable

From: Matthew Raymond <mattraymond@earthlink.net>
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2004 13:19:24 -0400
Message-ID: <40F56B1C.7000006@earthlink.net>
Ian Hickson wrote:
>>Here's what you said: "Firefox isn't noticably innovative in any respect
>>(mere competence is enough for now), so I don't think that's really
>>surprising enough to be annoyed about."
>>
>>Sounds like a straight-up insult to me.
> 
> Calling a browser competent, in the sea of incompetence that is the
> browser world, seems like a compliment to me.
> 
> I think mpt's statement was extremely accurate.

    I think you misunderstand my interpretation of what he said. I read 
"mere competence is enough for now" as meaning that the Firefox 
development is so poor that he wouldn't expect innovation because it 
isn't even competent. I see nothing in that statement to prove he meant 
otherwise.
Received on Wednesday, 14 July 2004 10:19:24 UTC

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