Weighing in on XSL / Standards

John Cowan cowan at locke.ccil.org
Mon May 24 17:12:38 BST 1999

David Megginson wrote:

[statement that XSL is "at least two orders of magnitude more
complicated" than CSS1]

Gak, what a thought.  Can we really use tools that differ by
a complexity of 100 from other tools?  Consider the idea of
a programming language 100 times simpler than C, or 100 times
more complex than Standard C++.  Can the mind really grasp
such a thing?

John Cowan	http://www.ccil.org/~cowan		cowan at ccil.org
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