FWIW, it does to me. I haven't read either proposal, but you don't make me
want to read yours. Maybe a statement like "I think the proposal from Europe
fails to address some important points" would be more helpful and would enable
everyone to co-operate to reach a synthesis of the best from each proposal.
-- Stephen R. E. Turner Stochastic Networks Group, Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org WWW: http://www.statslab.cam.ac.uk/~sret1/home.html