Re: Suggestion: ALTHREF attribute

Rob (wlkngowl@unix.asb.com)
Sat, 17 Jan 1998 17:29:19 -0500


Message-Id: <199801172230.RAA24776@unix.asb.com>
From: "Rob" <wlkngowl@unix.asb.com>
To: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Jan 1998 17:29:19 -0500
CC: www-html@w3.org
In-reply-to: <3.0.5.32.19980115193505.00965a30@undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca>
Subject: Re: Suggestion: ALTHREF attribute

On 15 Jan 98, Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com> wrote:

> What about
> 
> <LINK REL="Alternate" HREF="http://www.myname.com.au/" TYPE="text/html">
> 
> ?  No extension to HTML needed.

Good idea! "Alternate"  is a little vague... an alternate language, or a 
different version or format? Yes, even if it's specified as the same MIME 
type and language, might be better to use <LINK Rel=Mirror.... > but of 
course what about links from that page?

Rob




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