Re: Passing info between pages

Dave_Raggett (
Tue, 11 Jan 94 16:32:34 GMT

> Dave Ragget writes:
>> The latest ideas for forms include a new STATE element that
>> allows servers to store information in forms in a manner
>> that is opaque to browsers.

> This is *exactly* the element I'm looking for. Any status on
> where it stands?

It's in the new DTD for HTML+ I recently mailed out. You can get
another copy from

The idea originated in a phone call with Tim Berners-Lee and
I have yet to write it up formally. I hope to make the next
draft of the HTML+ spec available via the Web rather than as
a large postscipt file and expect to complete this write up
by mid-February.