Bill Joy of Sun Spreads Little Joy

Thursday May 6th, 1999

Wishiknew writes, "In a 1 1/2 hour lecture to a University of Washington's computer science class, Chief Scientist Bill Joy of Sun Microsystems Inc. criticized Netscape Communications 'Mozilla' effort for it's inability to 'take off', despite being an open source project."

And he managed to plug Jini and Java quite a bit as well, I see. I wish there was a transcript or audio file of the event.

#23 mnemonic

by arielb

Saturday May 8th, 1999 11:16 PM

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since some mentioned mnemonic, I went to their site and the following disturbed me: <http://www.mnemonic.brows…org/todo/detail.php3?Id=2>

"The current code creates a new coordinate system for each block level element. (non-inline element, to be exact) We are making it different than CSS2, and this might pose a problem for dynamic-HTML"