[thelist] [html] - base

Geoffrey Sneddon foolistbar at googlemail.com
Sun Feb 11 04:56:40 CST 2007

On 10 Feb 2007, at 22:11, Lee kowalkowski wrote:

> I would be intrigued if there was a mainstream browser that didn't
> support the Base element at all.  How I see it, all browsers need to
> calculate absolute URIs of the relative ones.  The Base element just
> allows the document author to override one of the parameters used in
> that calculation.  It wouldn't be any trouble to implement.

Googlebot is the biggest UA that doesn't support <base>, though there  
are others.

- Geoffrey Sneddon

More information about the thelist mailing list