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Re: HTML5 comment

From: T.J. Crowder <tj@crowdersoftware.com>
Date: Sun, 10 Oct 2010 22:45:20 +0100
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=o8Qqva6kxXhHUv+4qvzgXnKXu+D3xbOofAwNm@mail.gmail.com>
To: heikki saha <heikki.saha@tke.fi>
Cc: public-html-comments@w3.org
Hi,

Would iframes[1] suit your purpose? They're not deprecated.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/the-iframe-element.html#the-iframe-element
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T.J. Crowder
Independent Software Engineer
tj / crowder software / com
www / crowder software / com

On 7 October 2010 17:10, heikki saha <heikki.saha@tke.fi> wrote:

> Dear sirs,
>
> I read through the draft of HTML5 and was surprised of that
> frames will be deprecated. I have been using them successfully
> and developed client-side data concentration based on multiple
> frames. The idea is to be able to receive and display data
> from multiple servers without a need for constant refresh rate.
> It is also nice way to use smaller compositions for smaller
> screens and larger compositions for larger screens. The only
> real alternative approach I have found is to use SVG, but:
> - It is not yet well supported by all embedded browsers
> - It is not as flexible e.g. by means of backgrounds
>
> Therefore I'd recommend to keep the frames in the HTML5.
>
> Target application area is industrial automation HMIs, where
> data reports from the whole system-area are largely used.
>
> Best regards,
>
> -H
>
>
> TK Engineering Oy
> Heikki Saha, CTO, Dr.Tech.
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>
>
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