RE: [WSG] Re: Searching for standards information

2008-10-26 Thread Elizabeth Spiegel
Hi Ben In Australia, HREOC is responsible for administering various anti-discrimination legislation, including the Disability Discrimination Act. (It comes under the banner of 'equal opportunities' rather than 'human rights'.) One form of discrimination is offering a service to one group and

Re: [WSG] Re: Searching for standards information

2008-10-26 Thread Benedict Wyss
Hi Elizabeth, Thanks for your clarification as that brings it back into perspectiveI think I read too much into Andrews reply;-) I am all about equal opportunity and would not dream of intentionally excluding anyone especially when it is so easy to include as many as possible. Cheers,

Re: [WSG] Re: Searching for standards information

2008-10-26 Thread tee
On Oct 25, 2008, at 11:35 PM, Elizabeth Spiegel wrote: Hi Ben In Australia, HREOC is responsible for administering various anti- discrimination legislation, including the Disability Discrimination Act. (It comes under the banner of ‘equal opportunities’ rather than ‘human rights’.) One

Re: [WSG] Re: Searching for standards information

2008-10-26 Thread Michael Cordover
On Sun, Oct 26, 2008 at 18:49, tee [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Oct 25, 2008, at 11:35 PM, Elizabeth Spiegel wrote: In Australia, HREOC is responsible for administering various anti-discrimination legislation, including the Disability Discrimination Act. [...] One form of discrimination is

Replacing a paragraph with JS [was: Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please]

2008-10-26 Thread Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Brett Patterson wrote: On a different note, I have a problem with the JavaScript code I am writing. If you're going to begin a new topic, you should always begin a new thread to avoid confusing the old thread with irrelevant material and to attract potential readers who are disinterested in

Re: [WSG] Re: Searching for standards information

2008-10-26 Thread Andrew Boyd
Elizabeth, sorry to be a pedant on a Monday morning (erk!) - HREOC is now AHRC - the URL is the same though. Cheers, Andrew On Sun, Oct 26, 2008 at 5:35 PM, Elizabeth Spiegel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Ben In Australia, HREOC is responsible for administering various

RE: [WSG] Re: Searching for standards information

2008-10-26 Thread Webb, KerryA
Michael wrote: If you were to be prosecuted the court (or more likely HREOC/Administrative Appeals Tribunal before it got to court) would consider what measures could be taken without imposing undue hardship upon the service provider to ensure that equitable access is available to people

[WSG] Belinda Garfath/CO/HIC is out of the office. [SEC=No Protective Marking Present]

2008-10-26 Thread Belinda . Garfath
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Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Luke Hoggett
Indeed, as Alan Kay inventor of Smalltalk and OOP said I invented the term Object-Oriented, and I can tell you I did not have C++ in mind. cheers L liorean wrote: 2008/10/24 James Jeffery [EMAIL PROTECTED]: The language itself is NOT object-orientated, its proto-type based. It can be

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Anthony Ziebell
Luke, Discrediting c++ has nothing to do with the question "Is _javascript_ object-orientated?". With that, and in closing, I would like to point out that my comments were based on the actual question - asking if _javascript_ were object-oriented, not if it has objects. Prototype has objects,

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Breton Slivka
On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 12:02 PM, Anthony Ziebell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Luke, Discrediting c++ has nothing to do with the question Is JavaScript object-orientated?. With that, and in closing, I would like to point out that my comments were based on the actual question - asking if

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Anthony Ziebell
Breton, There is a difference between the use of object and object-oriented programming. Coad / Yourdon suggests object-oriented being classes and objects, inheritance and communication with messages. Does _javascript_ have classes? Can inheritance of _javascript_ occur without prototype?

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Breton Slivka
On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 1:17 PM, Anthony Ziebell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Breton, There is a difference between the use of object and object-oriented programming. Yes you say that, but you never go into any detail about it. In what way in particular is the concept and use of objects

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Anthony Ziebell
Hello, Lets all just agree then, that the first insulin is simply the best, so no further development in this area is needed. I am going to link you to two more resources. If you feel that the first ever implementation of object should mandate all others (such as the first insulins), then I

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Breton Slivka
On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 2:27 PM, Anthony Ziebell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, Lets all just agree then, that the first insulin is simply the best, so no further development in this area is needed. I am going to link you to two more resources. If you feel that the first ever implementation

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Anthony Ziebell
You seem to have missed my point and many references too. Try reading some of the references and come back with an informed opinion, not just nit-picking at analogies I am providing to attempt to help you understand (as I gather you would not be reading any references I have provided, which

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Breton Slivka
I have in fact read your references, not only just now, but again and again I have read the wikipedia articles on the subject many moons ago. Frankly I fail to see how any of it contradicts my position, but they do contradict your position. I'm afraid I will have to throw up my hands and give up

Re: [WSG] JavaScript clarification please

2008-10-26 Thread Anthony
My sentiments exactly. Regards, Anthony. Sent from my iPhone! On 27/10/2008, at 3:46 PM, Breton Slivka [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have in fact read your references, not only just now, but again and again I have read the wikipedia articles on the subject many moons ago. Frankly I fail to see