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Re: Frames spec & the NOFRAMES tag

From: nir dagan <dagan@upf.es>
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 98 12:42:09 MET
Message-Id: <199803041142.MAA01881@sahara.upf.es>
To: kebl0820@sable.ox.ac.uk
Cc: www-html@w3.org
> The spec. also suggests that a frames browser might (for whatever reason)
> be configured not to display frames, and that it should in that case
> display the contents of NOFRAMES.
> Tim Bagot
NIR Dagan:

People with small monitors may prefer a no-frames website. 
They may very well want to see colors. These can be inserted in a frameset 
document validly only via stylesheets.

There is also an
interesting discusion on FRAMES in w3c-wai-ig (accessibility intereset group)
 about how visually impaired read or may read sites with frames. 
Many visually impared use "regular" browsers with a screen reader that 
translates it to speech. So NOFRAMES is not just a backward compatibility

Nir Dagan.
Received on Wednesday, 4 March 1998 06:49:10 UTC

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