Re: Usage of Fig

Lee Daniel Crocker (lcrocker@calweb.com)
Fri, 6 Sep 1996 10:36:41 -0700 (PDT)


Message-Id: <199609061736.KAA12682@web1.calweb.com>
Subject: Re: Usage of Fig
To: nakor@glasswings.com.au (Stuart Young)
Date: Fri, 6 Sep 1996 10:36:41 -0700 (PDT)
From: "Lee Daniel Crocker" <lcrocker@calweb.com>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.3.91.960906193224.1785B-100000@fizzgig.glasswings.com.au> from "Stuart Young" at Sep 6, 96 07:36:34 pm

> I'd just like to clear something up.....
> Can Fig be used to insert text from another source (eg: http or ftp or 
> ...) into a current html?
> The book and references I have say it can, but the only example they give 
> is with a GIF,... so....???

The books you have do not cover HTML, apparently.  <FIG> is dead, long
live <OBJECT>.  Go to the w3.org site to read the OBJECT spec and the
other real HTML standards (as opposed to what you find in bookstores).

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Lee Daniel Crocker <lee@piclab.com>