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

Arnoud (galactus@htmlhelp.com)
Tue, 09 Sep 1997 19:35:40 +0200


From: galactus@htmlhelp.com (Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet)
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Tue, 09 Sep 1997 19:35:40 +0200
Message-ID: <sjYF04uYOR7U089yn@htmlhelp.com>
Subject: Re: HTML4.0 draft: comments re: inclusion of frames (fwd)

In article <199709091243.FAA16619@server.livingston.com>,
MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com> wrote:
> Once upon a time Dave Carter shaped the electrons to say...
> >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.  

People don't want _frames_, they want some way to allow concurrent
rendering of multiple documents. The objection isn't so much to
the _concept_ of frames, but to the _implementation_ as proposed by
Netscape. 

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