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From Peter Hunsberger <>
Subject Re: XULifying CForms (yet another attempt?)
Date Tue, 11 Oct 2005 13:58:46 GMT
On 10/11/05, Stefano Mazzocchi <> wrote:
> Gianugo Rabellino wrote:


> > <rant>
> > Now, call me an old fart, but I don't quite like the continuous and
> > oh-so-fashionable XML bashing I see nowadays. Clearly, writing angle
> > brackets all over the place isn't the most comfortable way of working,
> > but as long as I will be able to (per)use transformations so that I
> > will be able to generate an application using just an XSL stylesheet
> > from a model, I'll be an happy puppy. I just wish we had a
> > (successful) alternate syntax to avoid the carpal tunnel syndrome, yet
> > XSLT/XPath/validations and friends are just too powerful technologies
> > that make me easily fogive input verbosity.
> > </rant>
> all right, all right. look, it can be worse, I work with people that
> want everything to be RDF ;-)

Oh dear, you have my sympathies.  Back when RDF/XML was still a
candidate spec. we had a business partner that insisted on using it. 
Must have at least doubled the size and complexity of the project....


Peter Hunsberger

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