From: Jonathan Gapen <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Thu, 20 Feb 1997 16:36:32 -0600 Message-ID: <email@example.com> In-Reply-To: <pRKDz4uYOxuJ089yn@htmlhelp.com> Subject: Re: Frequently Requested Features Le 20-F=E9v-97, Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet a =E9crit: >Yes. Here are a few: Haven't these features been discussed and dismissed on this list befo= re? = One more time: >Page break Page breaks are impractical, because the page designer cannot know th= e size of the user's page. These are best handled by a more intelligent browser, or through style sheets. >Include tag An include tag can't include HTML fragments, because that can easily = cause the whole document to be invalid code. Instead, bug the software company= to implement <OBJECT DATA=3D"..." TYPE=3D"text/html"> properly in the browse= r. >Netscape frames Netscape's frames design is very poorly conceived. The idea could (a= nd should) be implemented in a much better fashion, if at all. >Hide/block source Impossible. Even if you could convince a browser to refuse to displa= y the source of a document, it still exists in the user's disk cache. Also, ol= der browser versions will still show the source. A crafty user may even teln= et to the HTTP port and send a request manually to get the HTML source. >ALTURL/ALTSRC It seems that this would be better handled by higher level addressing= schemes, because why should you be stuck with only two alternatives? -- = Jonathan Gapen <firstname.lastname@example.org> Some lead. Others follow. I'm lost.