Re: Frames - Problems

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Thu, 03 Jul 1997 11:53:07 +0200


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Frames - Problems
Date: Thu, 03 Jul 1997 11:53:07 +0200
Message-ID: <Da3uz4uYOlFK089yn@htmlhelp.com>

In article <9707021708.lhrsys0.lhr-sys.DHL.COM.912997>,
Andre Mas <amas@lhr-sys.DHL.COM> wrote:
>   Arrrrrgh, and I thought HTML was case insensitive. Turns out my
>   problem was that I was using caps and Netscape is expecting lower
>   case. 

HTML is, but attribute values usually aren't.

> Does the HTML standard specify these things as case
>   insensitive or to be lower case?

There is no HTML standard for frames (only a draft), but Netscape's
documentation clearly states that frame names are case sensitive,
and that only the four values "_top", "_self", "_parent" and "_blank"
may begin with an underscore.

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