Why [not] X?
Thu, 22 May 97 12:56 PDT
>>>>> "Mike" == Mike McDonald <email@example.com> writes:
Mike> < A bunch of comments about why NeWS suck deleted. :-) >
Mike> Which the industry rejected years ago. (NeWS that is.) It
Mike> hasn't gone unnoticed that Java is just NeWS warmed over.
I am certainly not going to defend NeWS. But I could argue vigorously
that the reason for X's victory over NeWS was anything but technical
I'll leave it at this: if you want to kick ass with a Lisp graphics
system, don't stub your toe on X. Aim a little higher.
Patrick Logan mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
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