Netscape tags not HTML3.0 compatible

Ka-Ping Yee (kryee@novice.uwaterloo.ca)
Mon, 18 Mar 1996 10:45:17 -0500


Date: Mon, 18 Mar 1996 10:45:17 -0500
From: Ka-Ping Yee <kryee@novice.uwaterloo.ca>
Message-Id: <199603181545.KAA21684@novice.uwaterloo.ca>
To: nmycs@unm.edu, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Netscape tags not HTML3.0 compatible


> From: "Chris P. Sharp" <nmycs@unm.edu>
> Subject: HTML3.0 tags not Netscape compatible

You mean, "Netscape tags not HTML3.0 compatible", i think.  Netscape
is not a standards body.

> I was noticing some of the new HTML3.0 tags were not being recognized by 
> Netscape such as using images in the header tag, i.e. <HR SRC="xxxx.gif">. 
> Netscape just adds a narrow horiz. rule in its place.
> Also the <banner>...stuff...</banner> doesn't seem to work either. I suppose 
> Netscape prefers its 'frames' specification to keep areas from scrolling. 
> Has anyone else found the same incompatibilities?

Certainly.  Glad you noticed.


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