Full Article Attached Open XUL Alliance Launches Wiki Wiki

Thursday November 20th, 2003

Gerald Bauer writes in with news that the Open XUL Alliance now has a Wiki. The Open XUL Alliance is a site about XUL and related XML-based declarative user interface languages. A Wiki (sometimes called a Wiki Wiki) is a collection of pages that can be freely contributed to and edited by anybody. Read the full article for more details.

#36 XUL == XML UI Language == Generic Term

by geraldb

Saturday November 22nd, 2003 4:19 PM

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Just to get the story straight. Firebird is a real brand name/trademark. It's not a generic term. In contrast XUL stands for XML UI Language and thus it's a generic term like SQL or DB or DBMS. For example, there's Firebird SQL, Oracle SQL, Microsoft SQL and so on. In the the same way there's Mozilla XUL, Luxor XUL, Thinlet XUL, Macromedia XUL and so on.