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RE: layer

From: Dave J Woolley <DJW@bts.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 14 Mar 2000 11:34:16 -0000
Message-ID: <81E4A2BC03CED111845100104B62AFB58244F3@stagecoach.bts.co.uk>
To: "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>
> From:	Yude.Hu [SMTP:yude.hu@zoomsystems.com]
>        <layer id = "c9">
	Layer is not in any official HTML standard; it is a Netscape
	proprietory extension.  Netscape attempts to map
	to layer but only supports this on a limited number of elements and
	has an object model that is incompatible with Internet Explorer in
	this area.

	I think you need to take this up on a Netscape support newsgroup.

	One specific way in which Netscape's object model differs is that
	are in a different namespace from the containing document, which is
	probably your specific problem.

	This sort of dynamic content is generally an accessibility as well
	a portability issue.
Received on Tuesday, 14 March 2000 06:39:21 UTC

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