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Re: NOFRAMES (was:Re: Techniques Document)

From: <nir.dagan@econ.upf.es>
Date: Fri, 11 Sep 1998 23:15:09 +0200
Message-Id: <H0000e2200b52a05@MHS>
TO: asgilman@access.digex.net
CC: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Thus spake Al Gilman:

> If the HTML "document" is designed to occupy a frame in a
> frameset, and relies on another frame for navbar context, then it
> would make sense to put a navbar in a NOFRAMES footer section.
> One might even put header and footer NOFRAMES sections in such an
> HTML thing.  Header and footer are cropped in the framed
> presentation, displayed in frame-free presentation.

Thus I answer:
The problem is that 
1. Most current browsers will show the content of the NOFRAMES element
   even when the document is "framed"
2. It is not absolutely clear that the implementation as in 1. above 
   is in contradiction to the HTML4.0 spec.

Nir Dagan
Received on Friday, 11 September 1998 17:05:53 UTC

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