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Re: anchors in XHTML

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2000 17:14:00 +0200
Message-ID: <006301bfec13$e2d35e20$fbe05dd5@chello.se>
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Karl Dubost:

> On Wed, 12 Jul 2000, Bernhard Döbler is Programmer@Bardware wrote:

> > 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

> This is HTML 4.01  Strict DTD
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/sgml/dtd.html
 
> And there's no target attribute as in XHTML. No differences

Correct. And the solution is either to not use frames at all, or to
use XHTML Transitional which (just as HTML 4.01 Transitional) does
include the target attribute.
 
The absence of the target attribute in (X)HTML Strict is, kind of, 
sort of, a deprecation of frames.

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                         Bertilo Wennergren
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