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Re: target attribute.

From: Garth Wallace <gwalla@hotmail.com>
Date: Tue, 05 May 1998 14:23:09 PDT
Message-ID: <19980505212309.27765.qmail@hotmail.com>
To: roconnor@uwaterloo.ca, lehors@w3.org
Cc: www-html@w3.org
>> I noticed that the target attribute isn't part of the strict DTD.  
>> means that frame elments must (well not quite must) be part of the
>> Transitonal DTD. Is this an error, or was this done on purpose?
>This is not an error. Frames aren't considered as the way to go. CSS2
>and its positioning capabilities is the preferred way.

Excuse me? CSS positioning does not have the same functionality as 
frames. How on earth would you create a replacement for resizeable 
frames with off-site content using CSS?
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