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Re: [xml-dev] XML for Video, Pizza Shops & TakeOut
- From: Marcus Carr <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: email@example.com
- Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2001 14:15:53 +1000
David Lyon wrote:
> Yet, still, my local Video store can't handle XML yet. Nor can the Pizza shop
> or other take-out places.
What would you have it do in those places? If you can identify an economically
viable requirement for those markets, you might be on to something. The video
store itself probably won't even see out the decade, so I doubt if anyone's going
to put much effort into ramping up that model. For the other two, the phone is
probably more efficient overall for taking orders and they might use a database
for reordering if they belong to a chain. Beyond that, you'd be looking to do
something pretty specialised. Where's the dough in a pizza shop?
> So my question is where is XML going ?
Everywhere I look...:-)
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."