Re: draft-ietf-html-tables-00.txt

Amanda Walker (
Thu, 3 Aug 95 13:49:06 EDT

> The BORDER attribute for defining border styles for tables is in direct
> conflict with Netscape's use of the BORDER attrib to control the border
> width. There are 1,000's of existing documents expecting the Netscape
> convention. Should this conflict be avoided?

Only if it's IETF policy to defer to Netscape. If a vendor can control
the process, why are we bothering to work on a standard?

Amanda Walker
InterCon Systems Corporation