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Re: <link> vs. <script> for external scripts

From: Lachlan Hunt <lhunt07@postoffice.csu.edu.au>
Date: Fri, 21 Nov 2003 01:45:18 +1100
Message-ID: <3FBCD37E.8090508@postoffice.csu.edu.au>
To: W3C HTML List <www-html@w3.org>

>>I'm not even entirely sure that we need <noscript/>. What about:
>><body onload="document.getElementById('noscript').style.display='none';">
>>	<h1>Example</h1>
>>	<p id="noscript">This paragraph acts more or less the same as a
>>	<code>&lt;noscript/&gt;</code> element.</p>
  That would not work if there were multiple noscript sections, since 
they can't all have the same id.  You would have to use the DOM to 
manipulate the style sheet rule for the class "noscript" instead.

>Good one! I Didn't think of that one.
>I absolutely agree.
>This is much nicer than the <noscript/> element and it eliminates the problems 
>with the content model of <noscript/>.
  This would lose all the semantic value that having a <noscript> 
element provides.

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