> Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2002 15:07:40 -0400
> From: Ray Denenberg <[log in to unmask]>
> "read it" and "write it" are two different things. It was always a
> premise that humans can read it. That's a premise of XML too, which
> is not intended to be human-writeable.
Hmm. We may be going a bit off-topic here, but I'm not sure I've ever
seen a computer-generated XML document that I could understand without
some degree of pain. In general, the only things that can be read by
humans are things that were written by other humans.
/o ) \/ Mike Taylor <[log in to unmask]> www.miketaylor.org.uk
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