RE: term need: regarding software development

Subject: RE: term need: regarding software development
From: "Simon North" <Simon -dot- North -at- quintiq -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2007 15:10:21 +0100

Frankly, I hate the term 'extensible'. If ever there was a misnomer,
extensible as used
in XML is it; XML isn't an extensible markup language at all, it's a
meta language for
markup languages, a tree description notation and a way to define tree

Rather than use this much hyped term, I would recommend 'scalable' (see
wikipedia description at

my five cents.


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