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Re: ID and CLASS (fwd)

From: Volker Kroll <vkroll@i-m-r-k.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 1997 17:09:01 +0100
Message-Id: <3.0.1.32.19971112170901.0080faf0@mail.i-m-r-k.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
At 11:03 12.11.97 +0100, "eva"<eva@algonet.se> wrote:
>MegaZone <megazone@livingston.com>
>>ID - holds ONE and only one value.  And that value must be unique in the
>>document.
>>CLASS - can hold a LIST of values, and these values can be repeated on
>>other elements.
>
>The term 'value' can be somewhat misunderstood here. ID identifies and sets
>style to one and only one occurrence of an element while class can be
>attached to any number of elements. By singling out one occurrence of an
>element  the unique value can be declared to said element. However, ID can
>be declared shorthand property which holds a number of values as well as
>more than one property each holding one or more values.

Thanks for the clrification, I think I have to change some files ;-))
Volker
Internet Marketing Roose + Kroll
Berlin (Germany)
http://www.i-m-r-k.com
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Received on Wednesday, 12 November 1997 11:27:30 GMT

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