[thelist] iframes evil? (was RE: Grabbing a file across domains)

Joel D Canfield joel at streamliine.com
Wed Jan 10 12:12:59 CST 2007

> That is another issue. Let me rephrase:
> Hacking Cross-Domain Ajax with IFRAMES is a bad idea in terms of
> security and reliability.

understood - so, used appropriately, iframes might be a viable solution
to the particular issue I'm facing?

I'm really working on implementing 'best practices' as I learn new
things, so I don't repeat the mistake of using tables for layout
loooooooong after I knew better, because it was already a
well-entrenched habit.

thanks for the clarification


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