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RE: anchors in XHTML

From: Simon St.Laurent <simonstl@simonstl.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2000 10:56:25 -0400
Message-Id: <200007121453.KAA20181@hesketh.net>
To: "'www-html@w3.org'" <www-html@w3.org>
At 03:40 PM 7/12/00 +0100, Dave  J Woolley wrote:
>> From:	Bernhard Döbler is Programmer@Bardware [SMTP:programmer@bardware.de]
>> I'm just studying the XHTML strict DTD and have to notice the
>> target-attribute of the anchor-tag <a></a> does not exist any longer. How
>> to I get to open links in new windows now? Do I urgently have to use
>> scripts (of course without language-attribute but only with
>> type="text/javascript" :-)
>	[DJW:]  target is seen as associated with frames, which 
>	have never been in any strict HTML version.

They're not in XHTML 1.1, either, but fortunately modularization means
you'll be able to put it back in...

Simon St.Laurent
XML Elements of Style / XML: A Primer, 2nd Ed.
http://www.simonstl.com - XML essays and books
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