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Re: Link type order

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 2 Dec 2002 01:15:48 +0000 (GMT)
To: John Lewis <lewi0371@mrs.umn.edu>
Cc: "www-html@w3.org" <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0212020112300.31448-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Sun, 1 Dec 2002, John Lewis wrote:
> 
> Does the order of link types matter?

No, the "rel" attribute is an (unordered) space separated list of words.

># To specify an alternate style sheet, set the rel attribute to
># "alternate stylesheet" and name the style sheet with the title
># attribute.
> 
> And every example I can find on in HTML 4.01 and w3.org follows this
> order. Shouldn't "stylesheet alternate" be equal to "alternate
> stylesheet"?

Yes, they are equivalent. Any UA which doesn't understand the first is
broken.

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