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Re: mobile user strawman argument

  • From: Brad Knowles
  • Date: Thu Jun 30 18:35:16 2005

At 5:43 PM -0400 2005-06-30, Robert Boyle wrote:

 Support them all and let your customers decide which ones work for them
 based on their particular circumstances at the time and the network
 they happen to be using.
That's great, but that still doesn't solve the problem. The problem is not your servers and the systems under your control.

The problems are the clients (which may or may not be under your control), and the systems at the remote end which may prevent the clients from working in the only way they are capable of working, or capable of working correctly, or configured to work.

Brad Knowles, <[email protected]>

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