New website (inspired by the "Website layout" thread)

Jeremy Messenger mezz7 at
Fri Feb 6 11:53:03 PST 2004

On Fri, 06 Feb 2004 12:07:00 -0700, Amar Takhar wrote:

> On 2004-02-06 15:12 +0000, Hiten Pandya wrote:
>> 	My closing remarks, are that, we should adopt the FreeBSD WWW
>> 	framework and hack away at it to make it fully XML+XSLT+XHTML
>> 	instead of muffling around with anything else -- it will be
>> 	quick, painless, and less stressin' ;-)
> Two things here, what I provided *IS* the FreeBSD framework, just modified to be
> far, far easier to manage.
> Also, as with asmodai, you have provided _zero_ reasons on why XML/XSLT, vs SGML
> I'd like to see points, reasons, advantages / disadvantages.
> XML/XSLT "is better"  is not a good reason to drop the work i've done, and just
> move to that.
> Bottom line is, nobody was getting to making a better, site, I did as I wanted
> to submit a lot of paches back to it.

If you want your patch to be commit, then you better make a better patch
to fit what they want. (ie: Use XML/XSLT and you have collected the
feedbacks) ;-)

four (include me) to one in the favour of XML/XSLT.


> Amar.

-- 's moderator, mezz.

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