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Re: Generated content with CSS + XML

From: firespring <firespring@nfx.net>
Date: Tue, 10 Aug 1999 05:40:41 -0400
Message-ID: <37AFF399.A29E6EFF@nfx.net>
To: Zsolt Czinkos <czinkos@mail.matav.hu>
CC: www-style@w3.org
Greetings,

Zsolt Czinkos wrote:
> 
> Hello folks,
> 
> I'd like to use generated content with CSS. I've read that :before and
> :after pseudo-elements do it, but when I tried in IE50 it didn't work.
> Like with <xsl:text> in XSLT.
> 
> I used:
> 
> HTML\:A:before { content: " -> "}
> 
> How can I use it?
> 
> Thank you
> 
> Zsolt Czinkos


I encountered the same problem with IE5 AND Netscape 4.61. I would
guess that neither browser has implemented these pseudo-elements.
Does anyone know for sure?

Thanks,

Rick Johnson
Received on Tuesday, 10 August 1999 05:37:07 GMT

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