Re: about the OBJECT tab

Paul Prescod (papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca)
Fri, 04 Oct 1996 11:29:44 -0400


Message-Id: <1.5.4.32.19961004152944.0087e960@csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Fri, 04 Oct 1996 11:29:44 -0400
To: www-html@w3.org
From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Subject: Re: about the OBJECT tab

At 09:01 AM 10/4/96 -0400, Fred L. Drake wrote:
>I'm very uncomfortable with the
>example-based description of OBJECT in the WD-object draft.  Perhaps
>requiring in the specification that at least one of CLASSID, CODETYPE,
>or TYPE be specified would help.

Often the HTTP mime type of the fetched object would be sufficient to figure
out what binary plug-in to use.

 Paul Prescod