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From Gianugo Rabellino <>
Subject Re: WYSIWYG editing: a proposal
Date Thu, 06 Mar 2003 23:55:43 GMT
Robert Koberg wrote:
> Why not try out bitflux? especially if you are targetting cross platform and
> Mozilla
> It has an Apache license. Perhaps this could become an Apache project in place
> of Xopus??

Perhaps. As I said on the document, I consider Xopus and Bitflux 
"interesting crap": cool features and nice idea, but they simply don't 
work (yet?).

> If you are going for a larger user-base, corporate editor, you might want to
> check out XML Schema based editing using MSXML's SOM (since IE users account for
> 80-90% of web users...). I have been amazed at the opportunities it gives. If
> that is not enough you can always affect or get info from the schema through the
> XML (not DHTML) DOM. Your editors/content will then be future compatible (???)
> with the Office 11 products.

An MS/IE-only solution is not an option ATM. Hoping this will last. :-)


Gianugo Rabellino
Pro-netics s.r.l.

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