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Re: HTTP Link headers [was: Re: <link> vs <style></style>]

From: Peter S. Linss <peter@linss.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Dec 2000 13:36:32 -0800
Message-ID: <3A3FD4E0.13B7510B@linss.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
It should. You can mimic HTTP header behavior with a meta http-equiv tag and
try it out. When it gets hooked up, the HTTP header processing code should use
the same code as the http-equiv does (at least that was the plan).

Peter

Chris Croome wrote:

> Doh,
>
> I should have scrolled up the HTML 4 spec page I referenced before I
> posted :-(
>
> There is lots of things about CSS media types, I guess it's implied that
> you can use media types in HTTP headers but it's not mentioned
> specifically. Is this the case? Will Mozilla support it?
>
> Feeling rather stupid at having to reply to his own post...
>
> Chris
>
> On Tue 19-Dec-2000 at 01:33:15 +0000, Chris Croome wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > It's great that Mozilla will support this sometime :-)
> >
> > One question, the stuff in the HTML4 spec about linking to style sheets
> > in HTTP headers:
> >
> > http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/present/styles.html#h-14.6
> >
> > was written before media types were introduced in CSS2:
> >
> > http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/media.html
> >
> > So would the following work and/or be valid?
> >
> > Link: </css/print.css>; rel="stylesheet"; title="Print"; media="print"
>
> --
> Chris Croome <chris@webarchitects.co.uk>
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