HTML works out pretty well. If our biggest failures were 'failures' like
HTML, we'd be doing pretty well.
Ray Denenberg, Library of Congress wrote:
> From: "Walker, David" <[log in to unmask]>
>> I'm not sure it's a _big_ mess, though, at least for metasearching.
> I wasn't thinking specifically about metasearch, but rather, bad decisions
> getting replicated and you end up with an installed base of bad
> implementations. The best illustration would be the huge mess that HTML is.