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- To: Jonathan Robie <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com
- Subject: Re: [xml-dev] TAG opinion on XML Binary Format
- From: Jason Aaron Osgood <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Wed, 25 May 2005 12:35:36 -0700 (PDT)
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Hi Jonathan Robie-
> Bottom line: there are a lot of things that would need to be
> demonstrated before they feel it is clear that a Binary XML
> recommendation would be a good thing.
That's a pretty good write up.
Wow. Live long enough and you're likely to see just about everything.
But, honestly, I never thought I'd witness the W3C adopting the
precautionary principle in my life time. Congratulations!
Binary XML is just about the second dumbest idea I could imagine. And
I don't mean that in just the negative way. As I've quipped
(elsewhere) before, try hard enough and you'll have reinvented IIOP.
Which, as we all know, is a fantastic idea in and of itself.
Cheers, Jason Aaron Osgood / Seattle WA