Re: What's APPLET doing inside PRE?

Peter Flynn (
01 Jan 1997 21:45:12 +0000 (GMT)

Date: 01 Jan 1997 21:45:12 +0000 (GMT)
From: Peter Flynn <>
Subject: Re: What's APPLET doing inside PRE?
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   IM-just-as-HO, that's reason enough to advocate it. If people stop using
   FRAMEs and BANNERs and SPACERs and all of those dreaful little hacks until
   someone gets a legit way to implement them in a right way then we will get

That's exactly what HTML Pro does.

   Add my name to that list of people wanting CLASS and ID in HTML 3.2 (there
   IS one being made, ISN'T there? :-))

All there and waiting. New version (v0r11) will be going up this week
at  This will

   * fix some buglets
   * add attributions to elements so you can see who invented them 
     (where known) and thus judge what browsers support them (anyone 
     who wants to send me lists of what browsers are _known_ to
     actively support which elements is welcome to do so)
   * improve documentation
   * add a test file and stylesheet for Panorama
   * add the WebTV elements so you can see where they are posed :-)

Last-minute suggestions welcome. This will be the last round of
changes (barring any earth-shatteringly vital fixes) until I finish my
current book (SGML Tools). The next task will then be XML compliance...