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On Wed, 30 Apr 2003, Liam Quin wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 30, 2003 at 05:04:36AM +0000, Arjun Ray wrote:
> > John Cowan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > | Arjun Ray scripsit:
> > |
> > | > King Canute has always been a role model at the W3C.
> > |
> > | ObMemeSquashing: Canute told the tide to stop coming in as an object
> > | lesson to his courtiers, who had been treating him as divine. He knew
> > | damned well it wasn't going to obey him.
> > A lesson for the W3C, then! ;-)
> I think the W3C Team is pretty well aware that we generally depend on
> others to implement specifications that we publish. Or maybe you mean
> the lesson is that we need to *demonstrate* that we are not divine! :)
is XML 1.1 then not a lesson to us, W3C's obedient servants, to stop
treating the organisation as divine?
just a thought... <smiley/>
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