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From Jeff Turner <>
Subject Re: Foreign html + javascript links + .js file
Date Sat, 01 Mar 2003 11:43:43 GMT
On Sat, Mar 01, 2003 at 09:20:28PM +1000, Peter B. West wrote:
> Hi,
> I haven't been following the argument for a few weeks, so I am after the 
>  currently recommended method of creating and integrating files which 
> should source a .js file in script tags, and support javascript: hrefs 
> which will have the effect of displaying/hiding foreign html in inline 
> frames.  In a previous life, the foreign html (including the html which 
> referenced it) was dropped into src/documentation/content beside xdocs/
> So, in a nutshell;
> How do I describe the main files?
> How do these files get the .js contents into the script element?
> Where do I put the foreign html and how do I refer to it?

You could have a regular well-formed HTML file:

    <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="resources/script.js"/>
    <h1>Blah ..</h1>

If saved with a .ehtml extension ("embedded html"), everything below the
<body> is copied across verbatim, and the header and menus are added.

There is an example of this at

Does that help?  I'm a bit hazy on what you're trying to do.


> -- 
> Peter B. West
> "Lord, to whom shall we go?"

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