Re: SRC attribute for HR/UL/DIR/MENU?

Abigail (abigail@mars.ic.iaf.nl)
Mon, 17 Jun 1996 10:08:09 +0200


Message-Id: <31C51269.4BCBC264@mars.ic.iaf.nl>
Date: Mon, 17 Jun 1996 10:08:09 +0200
From: Abigail <abigail@mars.ic.iaf.nl>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: SRC attribute for HR/UL/DIR/MENU?

Ka-Ping Yee wrote:
> 
> About a SRC attribute for UL, LI, HR, and so on: i fully
> support this idea and am also quite surprised and disappointed
> to find it missing from the HTML 3.2 spec.
> 
> Why on earth was it removed?!

Because Netscape doesn't support it.  HTML 3.2 brings us back
on the level of HTML 2.0 - a DTD which describes current practice.
Current practice == Netscape 2.x (more or less).




Abigail