Re: HTML4.0 draft: Sound objects

Rob (wlkngowl@unix.asb.com)
Tue, 9 Sep 1997 20:48:42 -0500


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From: "Rob" <wlkngowl@unix.asb.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Tue, 9 Sep 1997 20:48:42 -0500
Subject: Re: HTML4.0 draft: Sound objects

On Mon, 08 Sep 1997 "James Nerlinger, Jr." <jnj@ais-bbs.org> wrote:

> Don't hold back -- tell us exactly how you feel.  :)  
> 
> Many users and clients like the sounds and it would be simpler to code them
> if we simply had a dedicated tag, especially when browser and plug-ins
> can't seem to work together to produce the sound in a uniform way.  :(

And many people don't like the sounds (myself included), especially 
at home at 3 in the morning or on a slow connection.

I'd prefer that browser manufacturers add an option to disable inline 
sounds separately from inline images.

Rob
 
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