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Re: pseudo-class suggestion

From: Russell Steven Shawn O'Connor <roconnor@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 1998 09:32:04 -0500 (EST)
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.95q.980310092852.15352B-100000@wronski.math.uwaterloo.ca>
On Tue, 10 Mar 1998, Steven Pemberton wrote:

>  > Actually this should be a pseudo-class. Sorry.
> 
> Actually, a pseudo-class is a bit heavy-weight for this, since you
> could almost do it with some matching notation:
> 
> 	*[ID=<whatever>] { background-color: green }

That's an interesting idea.  <whatever> would have to be some special
keyword witch represents the current fragment identifier for the document.
The disadvantage would be what it would make the specs more complicated.

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Russell O'Connor                           roconnor@uwaterloo.ca
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