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RE: What is XAML? A technique? A language? Both? XML# orXML++?

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I have to say that Gerald is right; it's a direct competitor to HTML and to
XUL. However the main target is not to create document per se but rich
client applications with all the characteristics of web applications. The
biggest impact will be on those who promoted the fat server/light client or
in other word, the reincarnation of the mainframe paradigm.

> > It seems you have confused Avalon & XAML. Nowwhere
> > in the doc do you link to do I see that list called
> > the "XAML tag reference". I do however see a mention
> > of "the list of 'Avalon' elements that can be used
> > in XAML".
>    It seems you're in denial. If a list of XAML tags
> is not a "XAML tag reference" than please let us know
> what you call it.
>    Also allow me to quote some descriptions from the
> XAML tag reference:
>   * Table - Table is used to display complex data in
> tabular form using "XAML".
>   * Pane - Provides a way to define window properties
> in "XAML" without launching a new window.
>   * and so on
>    Finally, allow me to highlight some descriptions
> that show that XAML is clearly targeted as an HTML
> alternative:
>   * Paragraph -	Implements a block-level element used
> to render text in a paragraph. Rendering behavior is
> analagous to that of the paragraph element in HTML.
>   * Note - Implements a Note element, which is
> analagous to the BLOCKQUOTE Element in HTML.
>   * and so on
>    - Gerald
> -----------------------
> Gerald Bauer
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