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At 7:02 PM -0700 7/12/04, Joshua Allen wrote:
>So-called XHTML support in browsers is a joke. You can use XML, so long
>as it looks just like HTML with a few minor variations. Change the
>order of namespace declarations, redeclare namespaces, use a creative
>prefix, etc. and it blows up.
No, XHTML doesn't blow up. The browser blows up. Now who's fault is that?
Listening to a Microsoft employee spout this line is more than a
little hard to take. It's like listening to Saddam Hussein blame the
Kurds for stupidly breathing poison gas.
Elliotte Rusty Harold
Effective XML (Addison-Wesley, 2003)