Re: Describing links

Fred L. Drake (
Thu, 18 Apr 1996 08:54:09 -0400 (EDT)

From: "Fred L. Drake" <>
Message-Id: <199604181254.IAA22549@weyr.CNRI.Reston.Va.US>
Subject: Re: Describing links
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 1996 08:54:09 -0400 (EDT)
In-Reply-To: <> from "Heikki Vesalainen" at Apr 18, 96 06:53:13 am

> It could be like this
> <A HREF="" DESC="A link to my homepage">
> 	<IMG SRC="a_picture_of_me.gif"></A>

  This looks like the TITLE attribute of the A element.  I'm looking
at section 5.7.3 of the Sept. 22, '95 HTML 2.0 document.
  Blatent plug:  The Grail browser ( 
makes use of this attribute to print footnotes at the end of printed
documents.  Support may be expanded at some point in the future.


Fred L. Drake, Jr.
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