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Re: Implications of proposed baseline definitions

From: Joe Clark <joeclark@joeclark.org>
Date: Wed, 25 May 2005 18:56:58 +0000 (UTC)
To: WAI-GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.60.0505251855560.9910@aristotle.multipattern.com>

On Wed, 11 May 2005 lguarino@adobe.com wrote:

> Baselines specify technologies, not browsers.

In what way is a browser not a technology?

We don't get to select a la carte from HTML, CSS, and JavaScript support. 
We may have to install a plug-in for SVG or PDF, but really, the most 
granular level of a technology *is* a browser for nearly everyone on the 


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