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If you're using frames in your own document, you'd want to
modify the code to check what the frame name is and
break out only if needed. For example, if your frameset names the
content frame "body", use this:
if ((window.frames.name != "body") && (window.location.target !=
[End of Eric's hack]
From Jordan Long:
'break' out of any frames. I have not tried it myself, but it is worth a
Several people compained that they too had been the victims of
hijacking, either by Mining Co. or someone else. The nice thing about
the hacks is that present possibilities to help me create a product
documentation Web I'm working on. Thanks to all!