Re: HTML4.0 draft: comments re: inclusion of frames (fwd)

Once upon a time Dave Carter shaped the electrons to say...
>I do not understand what you find of value in 4.0 that wasn't in 2.0.

CSS support
Yes - scripting
Navigation keys

And several other things.

>Certainly not frames and scripting I hope. I find these of no value at
>all. They do not help in the clear and precise presentation of
>information. Which is what the WWW is all about.

Then we disagree on the purpose of the WWW.  I have a broader vision that
simply presenting information.  And the market seems to agree with me.
I view the web as more of an API.

I think the concept of frames is a good one - I think the NS implementation
sucks.  But I also recognize that it is too far entrenched to unseat now,
unless we can get a solid framing system based on Style Sheets.

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