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RE: src attribute of IFRAME and FRAME

From: Brian Bober <netdemonz@yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2001 02:00:44 -0500
To: "'Vadim Plessky'" <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>, <www-html@w3.org>, <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001101c17e23$bb716310$1f871918@NETDEMON3>
Yes - but that takes extra work for something that shouldn't have been
done in the first place. Also, not every server admin will know how or
want to do that. What is so hard about adding a <link rel="shortcut
icon"> to the page? If you want it on all pages then add a server-side
include or auto-insert.

-----Original Message-----
From: Vadim Plessky [mailto:lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru] 
Sent: Wednesday, December 05, 2001 6:20 PM
To: Brian Bober; www-html@w3.org; www-dom@w3.org
Subject: Re: src attribute of IFRAME and FRAME

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
|   to try to move people over to the <link rel="icon"> method with
|   evangelism allowing any image format (including .ico). Favicon
|   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
for FavIcon) or do not look at server logs at all.

Vadim Plessky
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