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RE: client side includes

From: Denis, David <DDenis@inlumen.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2001 16:25:30 -0500
Message-ID: <842FC5D4D50A43469D9CBDE159172491938F3D@nycexch.newsalert.com>
To: "'Daniel Hiester'" <alatus@earthlink.net>, www-html <www-html@w3.org>
>You can implement such a feature by importing javascript files 
>from a .js,
>but I agree, it would be nice if there was something like this:
><link rel="import" type="text/html" href="file.html" />
>I like this idea better, because it's consistent with markup 
>which already

I REALLY like this.  Using Javascript is a kludge of course and you can't
have any writespace in your string before document.write()'ing it out.
Allowing client side html inclusion duplicates some functionality of frames
but works better because this way it becomes inline with the rest of the
html.  Beautiful.
Received on Wednesday, 24 January 2001 16:28:15 UTC

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