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RE: Cleanest way of making some minor additions to XHTML?

From: Matthew Bloch <mattbee@soup-kitchen.net>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2002 23:32:12 +0000 (GMT)
To: <www-html@w3.org>
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On Wed, 23 Jan 2002, Christian Wolfgang Hujer wrote:

> Hello Matthew,
>
> > -----Original Message-----
> > Hello;
> >
> > I'm looking to add a few tags to XHTML for a particular device which has
> > buttons down the side of the screen, and I wanted those buttons to be
> > programmable to go to particular links when you press them, as well as
> > adding a visual cue to the browser when this has occurred.
> >
> > My initial thoughts were just to add attributes to the <a> tag, i.e.
> >
> > <a href="go.html" sidebutton="1" sidetext="Go">
> > <a href="stop.html" sidebutton="1" sidetext="Stop">
> as long as they won't appear on the Web, it's okay.

They won't.  Thanks for the tips on modularization; if NetClue supports it
I'll use that facility, but for a closed environment (as this will be) I
think a bastardized XHTML DTD will work fine.

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