OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



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

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Paul Prescod" <paul@prescod.net>
> I don't think anyone said that every application could be done as a web 
> client. 

I had that impression that you were thinking that way.
One of the usual misunderstandings of the web, I guess. ;-)

> Rather, I said that there are great benefits to using a web 
> client and that it is inevitable that in the long run, the benefits of 
> "Windows clients" and Web clients will be merged in a manner that runs 
> across platforms (which is a key benefit of "Web clients").

I can agree with that.
Just curious: Do you think Java is a "web technology"?
Just asking because after convergence has been achieved,
what will we call it, especially if it happens to be
based on Java and not on SOAP/XML?



News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS