Re: Extending VRML, politely

Scott Nelson (
Wed, 22 Feb 1995 09:53:52 -0800

>Netscape has been criticized for implementing HTML extensions
>independently of any larger design/review process.

One nice thing about HTML and the Netscape extensions is that
they don't seem to break anything. i.e. Mosaic can look at
a Netscape extensioned page, it just ignores what it doesn't

To first order, that (hopefully) is what the SGI VRML extension folks
are steering towards???

Scott Nelson


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