Re: XHTML MIME Types note

Hello David,

Thanks for your comments.

On Fri, 30 Jan 2009 10:45:30 +0100, David Dorward <>  
> I see the new version of has
> been published.
> Unfortunately, due to being caught up with various minor crises, I
> didn't find time to raise formal comments on some of the things in the
> latest version before it got out of draft.
> So, informally then - could someone explain how the content of iframe
> elements is considered different in HTML and XHTML documents? It must be
> pretty significant since the content of the element is the only way to
> provide alternative content for user agents which don't support or have
> frames disabled.
> On the same note - how does having JavaScript turned off change the way
> the content of the element is evaluated?

These additions were suggested by Simon Pieters of Opera.

His message that explains them is here:

I hope this helps.

Best wishes,

Steven Pemberton
For the XHTML WG

Received on Wednesday, 4 February 2009 15:39:05 UTC