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Re: Link-1: Syntax

From: David Durand <dgd@cs.bu.edu>
Date: Wed, 21 May 1997 13:17:57 -0500
Message-Id: <v03007802afa8ec9a0025@[]>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
At 11:37 AM -0700 5/18/97, Tim Bray wrote:
>We have a botch at the moment in that the hyperlink #HERE is ambiguous,
>does it mean the linking element, or does it mean ID(HERE)?  We need to
>fix the syntax to solve this.  Solutions I have thought of include:
>(1) putting the whole xpointer in parentheses, unless it's just an ID value
>    e.g. HREF="#(HERE), or

 I vote for this. Parentheses always appear in an xptr, and not on an ID.

  -- David

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