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How to get around the lack of a LAYER tag?

From: <ed_scott@corp.disney.com>
Date: Wed, 08 Oct 97 12:47:40 -0800
Message-Id: <9710088763.AA876341029@corp.disney.com>
To: <www-style@w3.org>

     I read that the Netscape LAYER tag was turned down by W3C for 
     inclusion in HTML v4.  This seems unfortunate as it was a very 
     powerful tool for information presentation.  From what I can see there 
     is no other way to do the sorts of thing I want in HTML and I will be 
     forced to consider a slower to load approach that requires a plugin.  
     If I am wrong and there are ways to dynamically manage layered images 
     in the HTML v4 draft please tell me what I am not seeing.  Thanks,
     Ed Scott
Received on Wednesday, 8 October 1997 16:04:15 UTC

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