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Re: <object> in XHTML 1.1

From: Andrew Pam <xanni@glasswings.com.au>
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 20:17:42 +1000
To: Irene Vatton <irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Cc: Brant Langer Gurganus <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org>, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-ID: <20021023101742.GR686@kira.glasswings.com.au>

On Wed, Oct 23, 2002 at 12:01:01PM +0200, Irene Vatton wrote:
> Brant Langer Gurganus <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org> wrote:
> > There are a few issues that involve the <object> element in XHTML 1.1:
> >  * Amaya will not render object type="text/html"; it should be able to 
> > since it can render HTML anyway
> >  * The editing of <object> in structure view invokes the image element 
> > dialog, other attributes don't work either.
> >  * Opening a page with <object type="text/html" 
> > data="http://www.mozilla.org/"> causes Amaya to automaticall add width 
> > and height attributes which cannot be removed.
> 
> We don't give a hight priority to that support.

This is an important feature for our project.
http://www.xanadu.com.au/

We want to be able to transclude arbitrary portions of documents into
other documents, and the <object> tag would be ideal if better supported.

Thanks,
	Andrew Pam
	Project Xanadu
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