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   Re: [xml-dev] Pushing all the buttons

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From: "Rick Jelliffe" <ricko@allette.com.au>
> The "aha" line, however, is
>   "We believe that developers are to a large degree lazy. They find a
> concept that they're comfortable
>   with, they take that concept, and push it to the limit," said
> Pelegri-Llopart."
> Does anyone else read that as "Developers are stupid; how come everyone
> doesn't have efficiency as their
> first priority?"

An interesting comment from one of the design leads of JSP, which has
consistently evolved by favoring notational convenience over efficiency. ;-}

Bob Foster


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