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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bob Foster [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, February 07, 2005 6:46 PM
> To: Elliotte Harold
> Cc: Robin Berjon; XML Developers List
> Subject: Re: [xml-dev] Re: Where does the "nothing left but
> toolkits" myth come from?
> So if one called it BML and wrote SAX and DOM APIs to read
> and write it, you'd be happy with it?
I don't understand this obsession with SAX and DOM. As APIs go they both
suck[0,1]. Why would anyone come up with a simplified binary format then
decide to cruft it up by layering a crufty XML API on it is beyond me.
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