Re: Frames Are Improving

Paul Prescod (
Fri, 23 Aug 1996 08:30:17 -0400

Date: Fri, 23 Aug 1996 08:30:17 -0400
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To: "David Perrell" <>, <>
From: Paul Prescod <>
Subject: Re: Frames Are Improving

TAt 01:10 PM 8/24/96 -0700, David Perrell wrote:
>Good caution for authors who care about being seen on PDAs. Such
>might also want to avoid IMGs. But given current displays, PDA users
>won't be browsing around for presentation-rich content--a text-only
>browser might be best.

Why exlcude anyone if you don't have to? Using style-sheet based frames to
represent information in documents is a very common technique in the SGML
world. There is no good reason that HTML frames must be device-specific in
the manner of Netscape's FRAME element.

 Paul Prescod