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   Re: [xml-dev] The Browser Wars are Dead! Long Live the Browser Wa rs!

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> I have been carefully saying "HTML Browser". A
> client can be web-aware and XML-capable and 
> never touch HTML.  So we agree.  A dedicated 
> client may not be browsing; it may be processing 
> only that XML that it cares about.  My position 
> is that, and I did say this, that what we 
> call a web browser could change.  In that sense, 
> any client on the system can be web aware and 
> can still be smart.

So when you said "the broswer lost", you meant "the browser evolved"?  I know 
that's less cool sounding, but saying so up front would have saved us all a 
lot of talking past each other.

Uche Ogbuji                                    Fourthought, Inc.
http://uche.ogbuji.net    http://4Suite.org    http://fourthought.com
Python&XML column: 2. Introducing PyXML - http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2002/09/25/p
The Past, Present and Future of Web Services 1 - http://www.webservices.org/ind
The Past, Present and Future of Web Services 2 - 'http://www.webservices.org/in
Serenity through markup - http://adtmag.com/article.asp?id=6807
Tip: Using generators for XML processing - http://www-106.ibm.com/developerwork


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