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Subject: Re: Formatting Objects considered harmful
From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 25 Apr 1999 14:52:58 +0200 (MET DST)

Chuck White wrote:

 > If I want to
 > use FOs to develop stuff internally, how would doing that "Balkanize" the
 > Web (a rather unfortunate phrase in light of the current mayhem)? 

Right. If you don't put FO's on the Web, they will not harm the Web in
any way. Chances are, however, that you at some point will want to
move internal documents onto the Web.

 > I agree
 > with the original post that began this thread that accessibility is an
 > issue, but only if I actually care about accessibility.

That seems self-centered. When you write Web documents, you don't know
who the readers might be or what sort of Web device they they use.


Håkon Wium Lie             http://www.operasoftware.com/people/howcome
howcome@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx                      simply a better browser

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