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Re: XHTML2.0 href and visible URLs

From: Tom Gilder <tom@tom.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 8 Aug 2002 21:27:00 +0100
Message-ID: <92100654149.20020808212700@tom.me.uk>
To: www-html@w3.org
CC: Lorenzo De Tomasi <lorenzo.detomasi@libero.it>

On Thursday, August 8, 2002, 8:44:23 PM, you wrote:
> I think that a good implementation is that if I write this code
> <a href="http://www.mysite.com">my site</a>
> with two CSS commands I can specify that the final result is
> my site <http://www.mysite.com>
> ~~~~~~~

This is already possible, using CSS2 generated content.

For instance:

  a[href]:after {
    content: " <" attr(href) "> ";
  }

Not supported by IE, however. There's more info on this at
<http://www.alistapart.com/stories/goingtoprint/>.


Cheers
-- 
Tom Gilder
http://tom.me.uk/
Received on Thursday, 8 August 2002 16:27:05 GMT

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