Re: <PAGE> proposal

Eric S. Raymond (
Fri, 22 Dec 1995 17:14:56 -0500 (EST)

> I often use the term "Home Page" instead of "Home File" because I view an
> HTML URL as a page. The scrolling behavior you described to go to the next
> page seems awkward. May be a "Next" button on a browser is more appropriate.
> A browser can use seomthing like like <LINK REL="NextPage" HREF="..."> to
> associate an URL with its "Next" button. This would not require a new tag
> to be introduced.

Doesn't address the underlying problem, which is the coincidental cohesion of
an abstraction (scrollable display extent) with a representation (file).