Re: Use of core attributes for frames (fwd)

Dave Raggett (dsr@w3.org)
Tue, 16 Sep 1997 09:44:57 -0400 ()


Date: Tue, 16 Sep 1997 09:44:57 -0400 ()
From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
To: MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com>
cc: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <199709152131.OAA26717@server.livingston.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.3.95.970916094341.-116855V-100000@hazel.hpl.hp.com>
Subject: Re: Use of core attributes for frames (fwd)

On Mon, 15 Sep 1997, MegaZone wrote:

> Once upon a time Rick Darnell shaped the electrons to say...
> >After reviewing the DTD for inline frames, I noticed that the core
> 
> I would expect that the content being loaded into the frame would
> have its own style markup.  Why would the IFRAME need style
> attribs? 

For the same reason that the anchor element (A) has a title
attribute. The linked resource may not be HTML, or it may
take a long time to load.

Regards,

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