Re: HTML4.0 draft: comments re: inclusion of frames (fwd)

MegaZone (megazone@livingston.com)
Tue, 9 Sep 1997 05:43:19 -0700 (PDT)


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Date: Tue, 9 Sep 1997 05:43:19 -0700 (PDT)
From: MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com>
Subject: Re: HTML4.0 draft: comments re: inclusion of frames (fwd)

Once upon a time Dave Carter shaped the electrons to say...
>And who are they and who appoints them?? W3C is not a standards body under
>any international agreement that I know of. ISO is the standards body, and
>when they get around to issuing it, ISO-HTML will be "standard HTML". No

And will be ignored by 99.9% of the market.

Say, how do you like the OSI network, eh? ;-)

>body that is prepared to put <FRAME> in a standard and not <MATH> should
>be entrusted with standards. 

Standards are dictated by market demand too, in every field.  Far more
people want frames that math.  A few minutes of exposure to any discussion
group will reveal that.  If you want MATH so bad, have you talked to the 
MATH WG chair about helping?

-MZ
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