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Re: Parsing: <noframes> before <frameset>

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 24 May 2008 09:13:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0805240912450.12911@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Fri, 4 Apr 2008, Simon Pieters wrote:
> 
> http://www.zercom.nl has a <noframes> element before the <frameset>.
> 
>    http://parsetree.validator.nu/?doc=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.zercom.nl&submit=Print+Tree
>    http://james.html5.org/cgi-bin/parsetree/parsetree.py?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.zercom.nl
> 
> HTML5 says to put the <noframes> in <body> and then drop the <frameset>. Our
> current implementation is like HTML5 but it broke the above site, so we'll
> revert to not drop the <frameset>.
> 
>    http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/?%3C!DOCTYPE%20html%3E%3Cnoframes%3Exxx%3C%2Fnoframes%3E%3Cframeset%3E
>    http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/?%3C!DOCTYPE%20html%3E%3Chead%3E%3Cnoframes%3Exxx%3C%2Fnoframes%3E%3Cframeset%3E
>    http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/?%3C!DOCTYPE%20html%3E%3Chead%3E%3C%2Fhead%3E%3Cnoframes%3Exxx%3C%2Fnoframes%3E%3Cframeset%3E
> 
> IE puts the <noframes> element in <head>.

I've aligned with IE.

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