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Re: src attribute of IFRAME and FRAME

From: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2001 23:19:58 +0000
Message-Id: <200112052118.fB5LILH00514@post.cnt.ru>
To: "Brian Bober" <netdemonz@yahoo.com>, <www-html@w3.org>, <www-dom@w3.org>
On Monday 03 December 2001 04:38, Brian Bober wrote:
|   HTML and DOM stickers:
|   Please CC me on any replies.
|   2) favicon.ico
|   Please say something about favicon - like the favicon.ico method is
|   against the standard. Mozilla is adding support for it and is also going
|   to try to move people over to the <link rel="icon"> method with
|   evangelism allowing any image format (including .ico). Favicon creates
|   unnecessary spam in server logs.

But at the same time favicon enhances user's browsing expereince.
When you see favicon in bookmark or in location bar, you can understand 
better what is this site about (in case when icon is goog, of course)

As about server logs - you can store data in database (and auto-exclude hits 
for FavIcon) or do not look at server logs at all.

Vadim Plessky
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Received on Wednesday, 5 December 2001 16:19:13 UTC

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