Full Article Attached Open XUL Alliance Site Goes Live

Sunday May 25th, 2003

Gerald Bauer writes in with news that the Open XUL Alliance site has launched. The site aims promote XUL and encourage interoperability with a collection of XUL news articles, mailing lists and links.

#42 History 101 - Windows A Bunch Of Device Drivers

by geraldb

Wednesday May 28th, 2003 12:07 PM

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> Well, yes, if you agree on a commonly impelmentable XML UI format then that would be *a good > thing*.

Glad we agree on something.

> But, unless the internet landscape changes dramatically, it won't be sutiable for use > on the web without IE implementing it. I think the probablity of IE impementing a language for > compatibility with a bunch of open source programs is pretty slim.

You might wonna read up on how the web (HTML) got started? Do you remember M$ Blackwidow?

Anyway, Micro Willy and the Yes-Man Brigade haven't yet gotten the point of the internet (or more likely deny it), that is, the OS no longer matters or won't soon. This might sound like a Netscape Atlas replay, but this time its for real.