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Re: Open Source XML Editor
- From: Marcus Carr <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Danny Ayers <email@example.com>
- Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2001 10:03:26 +1100
Danny Ayers wrote:
> This is fair enough, but I was responding to your point about authors not
> being intimidated by markup. Knowing the structure and knowing the markup
> aren't necessarily the same thing.
No, but if I had a choice between someone who understood the structure of a data
set and someone who had memorised the element and attribute names, I know which
one I'd choose. Structure requires comprehension - markup just requires a map.
Marcus Carr email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Allette Systems (Australia) www: http://www.allette.com.au
"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler."