In article <Xns94711F202CED8JanC at>,
JanC wrote:
claird at lairds.com (Cameron Laird) schreef:
Not sure what the goals were, but I'm not sure they were to compete
with Netscape and IE. CNRI funding -- "R" for research -- seems to
Certainly not the *original* goal, because Grail antedated those
My copy of Netscape 0.94beta for Windows has a file date of 1994-11-22.

And from the Grail docs:
"Grail was started in August 1995 as a quick and dirty demo. It quickly
became a serious project, as witnessed by the release of version 0.2 in
November 1995, and again by the planned release of version 0.3 (currently
in beta) in June 1996."
Yikes! Good research--and I'm always in favor of that.
I apologize for my error. It's certainly disquieting;
I had such a strong memory that Grail was around in
mid-'94 that I didn't verify the facts. What *was* I
thinking about?

Thanks for correcting the mistake.

Cameron Laird <claird at phaseit.net>
Business: http://www.Phaseit.net

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