Microsoft Hatred FAQ

John Bokma john at castleamber.com
Tue Oct 18 21:39:45 CEST 2005


"Mike Schilling" <mscottschilling at hotmail.com> wrote:

> Now, once more, why are standards" *more valuable* than
> "recommendations"? 

standards are written by internationally recognized independent 
organisations, v.s. everyone can write a recommendation. For you, and 
others this doesn't matter, for others it does. Why do you think Microsoft 
made part of .NET a standard? They could perfectly write up recommendations 
on .NET themselves, written drafts, or RFCs and leave it at that.

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