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

Re: participating communities (was XML Blueberry)

  • From: Peter Flynn <peter@s...>
  • To: xml-dev@l...
  • Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2001 06:57:07 +0100

Re: participating communities (was XML Blueberry)
On Wed, 11 Jul 2001, David Carlisle wrote:
> [...] but the real cost is the lost time
> and confusion caused when newly created conforming blueberry files get
> distributed to the millions of installed systems and die with fatal non
> well formed errors, without any helpful warning to the end user that an
> update to the system would fix the problem.

Much the same as when Word 2000 users suddenly started sending
attachments to Word 95/98 users. 

Why would there not be any helpful warning message? "The file
you have opened contains character "foo" in the [something
useful about location] which is not a valid character. Please
contact the owner or author"

Gosh, you mean people are implementing systems without adequate
error messages?



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.