Re: [dev] Some thoughts about XML

From: Thorsten Glaser <>
Date: Sat, 19 Oct 2013 22:28:52 +0000 (UTC)

Evan Buswell dixit:

>playing with that adds symbolic references and uses binary instead of
>utf-8 strings); RST is better for structured text---though I'm not

Oh yeah, let’s all do binary now instead of passing around plaintext!

Wait. No!

Pointing out Unix/Plan 9 way works just fine,
<diogenese> Beware of ritual lest you forget the meaning behind it.
<igli> yeah but it means if you really care about something, don't
    ritualise it, or you will lose it. don't fetishise it, don't
    obsess. or you'll forget why you love it in the first place.
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