Related to iframes what I would like is something like <icontent> where you could do something like this:
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in thread web-based application or desktop application?
As i understand it this is tricky in iframes as you need to set the height etc which are prone to change.
<p>You currently have
<icontent src="http://me.com/basket_count.pl" />
items in your basket.
<!-- server determines who user is through cookies -->
This would allow you to create, for example, static product pages on a web-shop and only hit the cgi for the dynamic content such as the number of items in a basket.
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