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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.

Russell O'Connor                           roconnor@uwaterloo.ca
"And truth irreversibly destroys the meaning of its own message"
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