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Re: Iframes


From: Jukka K. Korpela
Date: Aug 31, 2004 1:30PM

On Tue, 31 Aug 2004, mburks952 wrote:

> I am wondering how this group feels about the use of iframes, particularly
> iframes implemented from within JavaScript code.

The use of iframe generally indicates wrong approach on several accounts.
Formally, iframe has been deprecated by the W3C.

> I am seeing this on a site and I find it a bit disconcerting and I am not
> using assistive technology. The iframe is implemented without a name and
> has no code for browsers that do not support iframes.

Sounds horrendous. But it is difficult to say how bad the situation is,
without analyzing how iframes have been used.

Jukka "Yucca" Korpela, http://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/