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RE: Introducing NetscapeML

From: William M. Perry <wmperry@cs.indiana.edu>
Date: Mon, 1 Jul 1996 12:15:45 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <199607011715.MAA12697@moose.cs.indiana.edu>
To: "Marcus E. Hennecke" <marcush@crc.ricoh.com>
Cc: alexed@netscape.com, thomasre@microsoft.com, www-style@w3.org, html-erb@w3.org, www-html@w3.org
Marcus E. Hennecke writes:
 > On Sun, 30 Jun 1996 19:42:01 -0700, Thomas Reardon <thomasre@microsoft.com> wrote:
 > > "continue to work on implementing ... HTML 3.2 features"  Um, Alex,
 > > hello, you ALREADY implement it.
 > He may have been refering to the fact that the latest version now finally
 > supports <U>underlined text</U>. It *still* won't do <table align=center>,
 > though. I have been pointing out this bug for more than a year now but
 > they just won't fix it.

Ummm, comment withheld. :)

 > They also don't fully implement the client-side imagemap specs (can't
 > put the map data in a separate file) and I don't know if Netscape or any
 > other browser besides Lynx makes use of the ALT text in the AREA
 > elements if image loading is turned off.

I'm sure everyone can see this coming....

Emacs-W3 implements alt descriptions of client-side imagemaps. :)  What
version of lynx supports them?

-Bill P.
Received on Monday, 1 July 1996 13:15:56 UTC

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