Re: Strange definition of Frame in Cougar DTD

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Tue, 29 Apr 1997 23:35:09 +0200


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Strange definition of Frame in Cougar DTD
Date: Tue, 29 Apr 1997 23:35:09 +0200
Message-ID: <NmmZz4uYORAP089yn@htmlhelp.com>

In article <199704291930.MAA29410@denmark.it.earthlink.net>,
"David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net> wrote:
> 1) BODY contents outside FRAMESET _is_not_ rendered in frame-capable
> browsers

Problem: what if the document is loaded in the "_top" frame, eg.
there are no frames around it? Then you _do_ want to see the
NOFRAMES content, since that's typically hiding menu bars and the
likes.

Similar to the contents of APPLET, that should be shown on Java-
capable browsers when java is disabled.

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