Re: Industry Standard's Net 21

Robert S. Thau (
Mon, 28 Jun 1999 08:33:09 -0400 (EDT)

Koen Holtman writes:
> On Fri, 25 Jun 1999, Robert S. Thau wrote:
> [...Netscape...]
> > All I'm trying to say is that in *one particular case*, they don't
> > deserve sole blame for the breakdown; they have no such defense for,
> > say, jerking around HTTP (which had a working group which generally
> > did a much better job).
> They jerked around HTTP? I don't recall any incidents; I'd rather say
> they practiced benign neglect.
> I'd be interested in examples.

Buggy range support and the poorly-thought-out cookie spec are the
usual complaints...