Re: Netscape and <FRAMESET>

Robert P Cunningham (bob@lava.net)
Tue, 12 Nov 96 14:05 WET


Message-Id: <m0vNSpQ-000AX1C@malasada.lava.net>
Date: Tue, 12 Nov 96 14:05 WET
From: bob@lava.net (Robert P Cunningham)
To: davidp@earthlink.net, msftrncs@htcnet.com, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Netscape and <FRAMESET>


>| Is there a Netscape rep here who can tell me what formula to use to
>| figure out what height and width a frame will be relative...
>
>There is one problem, at least in MSIE, the border is/could be OS
>dependant, and its size may never easily map into something usable... 
>HTML wasn't meant for perfect placing of items...

Plus the window and/or frames may or may not contain scrollbars...depending
upon both the amount of content, and the width and the height of
the window currently being used.  [This is almost universally overlooked
by folks who otherwise very, very carefully lay out HTML pages.]