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Re: <link> vs <style></style>

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2000 12:27:33 -0800 (Pacific Standard Time)
To: Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.21.0012161222330.936-100000@HIXIE.netscape.com>
On Sat, 16 Dec 2000, Chris Croome wrote:
> Agreed, and an answer to this is to have the external style sheet
> address in the HTTP headers, so the request for the css file can be sent
> after the headers of the html file have been returned:
> 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/present/styles.html#h-14.6
> 
> However I've not come across sites using this, is it supported in any
> browsers?

Mozilla supports it in the http-equiv <meta> headers, but due to bug 3248,
real HTTP 'Link' headers don't make it far enough in the code to be taken
into account.

   http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3248

So I guess the answer is "almost", which is as useful as "no". ;-)

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