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Re: IFRAME placed in wrong DTD

From: Toby A Inkster <tobyink@goddamn.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2003 07:35:22 +0000
To: Andrei Zlate-Podani <azlatepodani@xnet.ro>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030127073522.GA1573@ophelia.goddamn.co.uk>
On Mon, Jan 27, 2003 at 01:51:17AM +0200, Andrei Zlate-Podani wrote:
| I have noticed that the IFRAME element is placed in the "frames" DTD at W3C.
| 
| Normally this element is used inline as the name suggests, so it cannot be
| used in a site that uses either the "transitional" (loose) or the
| "strict" DTD. Thus the process of developing standards compliant web
| sites is impeded by this minor detail.

If you want to use transitional or strict HTML, then you can embed 
external HTML files using the <object /> element instead of <iframe />

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I can't decide which WRONG TURN to make first!!  I wonder if BOB
GUCCIONE has these problems!

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