Frames using CSS?

John-Mark Bell jmb at
Sun Nov 9 19:34:38 GMT 2008

On Sun, 9 Nov 2008, Chris Young wrote:

> The frames support in my port is a bit dodgy.  I was toying with some
> implementation ideas so frames display correctly, but I don't have any
> easy way of doing it without writing my own balance group virtual
> gadget class.
> Anyway, I stumbled across this:
> It looks like it has frames, but it doesn't - the frame is created
> using CSS.  The vertical scroll bars don't work either, but that's an
> aside :)
> Is there any way of persuading NetSurf to create frames like this
> instead of "real" frames?  Or at least for IFrames?

Nope. Frames and iframes are handled specially in the core code.


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