Re: Body start tag. (fwd)

Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor (roconnor@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca)
Wed, 30 Jul 1997 12:40:11 -0400 (EDT)


Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 12:40:11 -0400 (EDT)
From: "Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor" <roconnor@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Body start tag. (fwd)
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.95q.970730123747.21627C-100000@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca>

Joe English wrote:
> Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org> wrote:
> >
> > The editors propose to use a DTD entity to control marked
> > sections to allow the DTD to either have a FRAMESET and no
> > BODY or a BODY and no FRAMESET depending on the value of
> > the entity.
> 
> 
> How would authors specify which version of the DTD to use?
> Would there be two different PUBLIC identifiers?
> 
>         <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0//EN">
>         <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Frameset//EN">
> 
> Or would it be specified in the internal subset:
> 
>         <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "..."
>         [
>             <!ENTITY % framesets "INCLUDE">
>         ]>

I thought the idea was to use 

<!DOCTYPE FRAMESET PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0//EN">

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