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:: Friday, May 19, 2000 ::
LyX is "an advanced open source document processor." I have heard that LyX is either currently using or plans to use XML as an internal document format. I'm just starting to research this.
Some Jabber articles:
The New Language of Appliances is an interesting editorial at Smatrcomputing.com on the new movement "from desktop to countertop." Worth reading.
XML: XML All-purpose Protocol (XAP): A Proposed Protocol to Declare Server Schemas "is complementary to the pure transport protocols such as SOAP, and even simplifies some matters." See XML All-purpose Protocol.
The XML Cover Pages: SGML and XML News is part of the XML Cover Pages, sponsored at http://www.oasis-open.org/.:: Thursday, May 18, 2000 ::
Interesting reading: XML-DEV Namespace names and URIs.:: Tuesday, May 16, 2000 ::
Tim Berners-Lee recently started an XML-URI email list: email@example.com from May 2000: Welcome to the XML-URI list.
Slashdot | Making Linux Easy With Eazel's Andy Hertzfeld.
An interesting article on The real-life cyber adventures of Maddog, Jon Hall, appeared in The Telegraph Online, a Nashua, NH, publication.
A new Jabber site, Hotjabber.com - Get the message, is oriented more towards beginners and supplies some helpful documentation. Apparently, the site promotes WinJab and tries to make it easy for new people to get started.
Nautilus is one of the key projects currently being promoted by Eazel.com: Nautilus - The GNOME Graphical Shell and File Manager. Nautilus is "an open-source file manager and graphical shell," and is part of the GNOME project.
ZDNet has a developed new set of resources. You can get to them from the ZDNet: IT Resource Centers - main page.:: Monday, May 15, 2000 ::
An XML gateway to a directory - DSMLGateway is an xml-rpc server for accessing an LDAP directory.