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   RE: [xml-dev] Why I Like Longhorn and XAML

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> Mozilla folks come up with XUL it is innovative use of XML but when
> Microsoft does something similar it is "Replace & Defend" or whatever is
> the new anti-Microsoft buzzphrase.

It's postings like this that make some people think that Microsoft
continues its insincerity in the anti-trust area.  While Ballmer
can publically claim "we get it," the posting above would make many people
think that (a) you don't get it; (b) you don't care; (c) MSFT needs to
better educate its posters on how to act so that they still have
plausible deniability.

So here, let me save you a few hours of corporate training and let xml-dev
once again prove its worth:  because Microsoft has a monopoly position on
the desktop, it cannot do freely what others can. That's not an opinion
or viewpoint; it's a matter of US law.  "With great power comes great

It is disappointing that you're surprised/offended there are some who
would call you/Microsoft on it.



Rich Salz                  Chief Security Architect
DataPower Technology       http://www.datapower.com
XS40 XML Security Gateway  http://www.datapower.com/products/xs40.html
XML Security Overview      http://www.datapower.com/xmldev/xmlsecurity.html


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