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Re: <object> in XHTML 1.1

From: Brant Langer Gurganus <brantgurganus2001@cherokeescouting.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2002 15:50:43 -0500
Message-ID: <3DB70BA3.5000403@cherokeescouting.org>
To: Andrew Pam <xanni@glasswings.com.au>
CC: Irene Vatton <irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>, www-amaya@w3.org
Andrew Pam wrote:

>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.
>We want to be able to transclude arbitrary portions of documents into
>other documents, and the <object> tag would be ideal if better supported.
And it is not the Frames tag!

Brant Langer Gurganus

Received on Wednesday, 23 October 2002 16:51:50 UTC

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