python applets inside <OBJECT> anyone?

Gerhard Häring gh at
Sun Jun 22 20:10:36 CEST 2003

Will Stuyvesant wrote:
> The following is from the W3C HTML4.0 specification, but I
> could not get it to work anyhow (using ""
> containing "print '<p>12:00</p>'" instead of the URI in the
> example).  Can you?  Why is this "python applet" example
> there in the HTML 4 spec, is there any browser supporting it
> (my IE6 doesn't even give the "An animated clock" message or
> another error message).  They should not put Python applet
> examples in specifications that don't work, this makes
> Python look bad! [...]


FWIW I do see the alternative text of the OBJECT tag in both Mozilla and 
that Internet Exploder thing you talked about.

-- Gerhard

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