[thelist] Is Target dead

David Dorward evolt at david.us-lot.org
Fri Jun 18 01:59:18 CDT 2004

On Fri, 2004-06-18 at 00:17, Chris Price wrote:
> I recently attempted to validate an XHTML1.0 strict page with W3C and it
> winced at Target so I got the page to open in a new window using JavaScript.
> Am I right in thinking that target can only be used with a frameset dtd.

No, Transitional.

> This being the case I will not be able to open a page in a new window using
> html.

This is good. Usability studies almost inevitably come to the conclusion
that new windows are harmful (and lead to panicked users wondering why
their back button is greyed out). 
David Dorward       <http://blog.dorward.me.uk/>   <http://dorward.me.uk/>

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