Message-ID: <01BCBDBF.0A167B60.firstname.lastname@example.org> From: Neil Murray <email@example.com> To: "'Steven Champeon'" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Wed, 10 Sep 1997 07:56:14 -0000 Subject: RE: HTML4.0 draft: comments re: inclusion of frames (fwd) > > Oh, I don't know--I think Marc Andreessen and/or Netscape Inc. came up with > > some pretty clever HTML ideas. You know, some obscure elements like: > > > > <IMG>  > > <FONT> (I know it's deprecated, but it was good while it lasted) > > The BGCOLOR, TEXT, LINK, VLINK, ALINK, and BACKGROUND attributes > > <BLINK> > > > Now, if you want to talk about *strange*, look at Microsoft; <MARQUEE> and > > <BGSOUND> seem to be their only really memorable elements > > What about <IFRAME>? That's a weird one as well. <IFRAME> as a concept makes a lot more sense than <FRAME> and <FRAMESET> and is by far a more powerful element. It also fits well into the hierarchical order of the object model. <FRAME> and <FRAMESET> really shouldn't be required if <IFRAME> is in the specification. Neil Murray Telekinesys (SA) (Pty) Ltd email@example.com http://www.telekinesys.co.za Telephone: +27 (0)11 3155964 Your commercial web applications are ready!