[thelist] Redirecting with <noscript>

Nik Schramm n at industriality.com
Fri Jul 26 20:33:01 CDT 2002

On 27.Jul.02 03:23 Anthony Baratta spoke thusly

> I've tested the noscript tag with Mozilla and IE and turning JS off. The
> script is accepted and anything there displayed or activated e.g. meta refresh.

Yes, same here. It /does/ work, I was just hoping for something more W3C

> The problem is that noscript is not a valid tag outside the body, and MACs
> render some space when the tag is located above the body tag.

Ok, thanks, that's useful to know.

> So I moved the tag to the bottom of the page.

Right, that makes sense and it's easy to boot. Still doesn't validate,

Isn't there any other clever /and/ valid way besides (mis-)using
<noscript> ? Surely someone has wanted to redirect non-js users before...


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