Re: Web page foratting request

From: Nathan L. Adams <adamsn79_at_bellsouth_dot_net>
Date: Tue Apr 13 2004 - 08:29:59 CDT

On Sunday 11 April 2004 04:03 am, Karl Auerbach wrote:
> I have a request for whoever is driving the website layout:
>
> Because we are using frames, large items such as the FAQ do not print
> properly or fully. (The FAQ has grown to 23 pages.)
>
> I'd certainly like to see the frames go away, but in the short term could
> we provide links to "printable versions" that bring up the pages without
> frames? (Again using the FAQ as an example - it is a fully formed HTML
> document in its own right, so it works well in its own browser window.)
>
> --karl--

Shouldn't we be using some sort of XML to mark up the pages and CSS for
layout? Its really not that hard to set up, and its much easier to maintain.
That sort of setup also allows appropriate formating for things such as PDAs
and printers.

Nathan
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