- From: Christoph Toshok <toshok Hungry COM>
- To: gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Gnomescape...when?
- Date: 22 Jan 1998 19:51:18 -0800
firstname.lastname@example.org (Brett Morgan) writes:
> > I think it is more of a victory of the Linux crowd, Netscape obviously bought
> > into the "Bazar" model of programming. 2000 distributed programmers with
> > no leadership, can write "cooler" (but not neccesarily cleaner) code.
> > It will be interesting to see what happans.
> Heh. have a look what the netscape parser does to html. its so far from
> the standard that it cant be too hard to write better designed code than
> the stuff currently in it ;)
Hmm.. no, the parser accepts valid HTML. It's just following the old
adage: be strict about what you write out, be lenient about you read
in. writing a lenient parser is a lot more difficult than writing a
I would say *users* are far from the standard :)
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