[XML-DEV Mailing List Archive Home] [By Thread] [By Date] [Recent Entries] [Reply To This Message]

RE: OASIS and XML-DEV [was RE: May a thousand XML-DEV's bloom - NOT!]

  • From: "Box, Don" <dbox@d...>
  • To: "'Peter Murray-Rust'" <peter@u...>, "'xml-dev@x...'" <xml-dev@x...>
  • Date: Sat, 15 Apr 2000 22:26:13 -0700

RE: OASIS and XML-DEV [was RE: May a thousand XML-DEV's bloom - NOT!]
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Murray-Rust [mailto:peter@u...]
> Sent: Saturday, April 15, 2000 3:07 PM
> To: xml-dev@x...
> Subject: OASIS and XML-DEV [was RE: May a thousand XML-DEV's bloom -
> NOT!]
> I have publicly stated the reasons why Henry and I agreed
> (enthusiastically) in 1999-06  to see the list move to be 
> hosted by OASIS.
> We were asked by someone that I greatly respect, who sees 
> OASIS as a key
> institution for the future. I also believe in the idea of non-aligned,
> non-profit, organisations in an age where trust, reliability and
> accountability are going to be of very high value.

As someone who survived (just barely) the OSF vs. Sun and OMG vs. Microsoft
wars, I don't look at vendor consortia like OSF, OMG or OASIS as non-aligned
any more than the Republican or Democratic parties are non-aligned. 


This is xml-dev, the mailing list for XML developers.
To unsubscribe, mailto:majordomo@x...&BODY=unsubscribe%20xml-dev
List archives are available at http://xml.org/archives/xml-dev/


Purchasing Stylus Studio from our online shop is Easy, Secure and Value Priced!

Buy Stylus Studio Now

Download The World's Best XML IDE!

Accelerate XML development with our award-winning XML IDE - Download a free trial today!

Don't miss another message! Subscribe to this list today.
First Name
Last Name
Subscribe in XML format
RSS 2.0
Atom 0.3

Stylus Studio has published XML-DEV in RSS and ATOM formats, enabling users to easily subcribe to the list from their preferred news reader application.

Stylus Studio Sponsored Links are added links designed to provide related and additional information to the visitors of this website. they were not included by the author in the initial post. To view the content without the Sponsor Links please click here.

Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Trademarks
Free Stylus Studio XML Training:
W3C Member
Stylus Studio® and DataDirect XQuery ™are products from DataDirect Technologies, is a registered trademark of Progress Software Corporation, in the U.S. and other countries. © 2004-2013 All Rights Reserved.