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Re: Netscape 4.0 press release at their server

From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Date: 18 Oct 1996 16:20:32 +0100
To: preece@predator.urbana.mcd.mot.com
Cc: mag@ncsa.uiuc.edu, www-html@w3.org
Message-id: <199610181520.QAA05506@curia.ucc.ie>
   *wrong*  The .doc extension is also commonly used for Framemaker
   documents and for Interleaf documents, at least.

Right. And a lot of other things too.

   Why, oh why, has our industry (with the notable exception of Apple) been
   unable to figure out how to do typed files?

What's wrong with UNIX magic cookies?

///Peter
Received on Friday, 18 October 1996 11:18:43 UTC

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