[XML-SIG] IPC7 results

Greg Stein gstein@lyra.org
Mon, 16 Nov 1998 05:49:05 -0800

Lars Marius Garshol wrote:
> * Lars Marius Garshol
> >
> > I'm not so sure that we need to worry about namespaces. From what I
> > hear enthusiasm about them in the W3C is waning, nor does there seem
> > to be all that much enthusiasm among implementors.
> * Jack Jansen
> >
> > Oh? I know that _I_ am pretty enthusiastic about them, and envision using
> > them for various things...
> What kinds of things? And why are you enthusiastic about them?
> I envision a lot of pain in implementing them (if we are to do it properly)
> so I'd like to know why I have to suffer if I have to. :)

Per my other email, SMIL is a protocol defined to use XML namespaces.
CWI has been working on applications, for a long while now, that use
SMIL (note that Jack works at CWI, and I'd guess *on* that project).

WebDAV is no small potatoes either :-)


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/