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RE: Behavior of nested Links, pseudos and style

From: Jelks Cabaniss <jelks@jelks.nu>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 09:49:58 -0500
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001601c1aa66$90d15ab0$6501a8c0@blackie>
Manos Batsis wrote:

> <style type="text/css">
> a:link{text-decoration:none;}
> a:hover{color:red;text-decoration:underline;}   
> </style>
> 
> And
> 
> <a href="outer_link">
>   outer link, 
>   <a href="inner_link">
>     inner link
>   </a>
> </a>
> 
> In both Mozilla5 (Gecko/20011120) and IE6, during mouseover 
> events on the outer link, only the non inner link changes style.
> 
> Is this according to spec?

The markup isn't valid.  Check it at 

	http://www.htmlhelp.com/tools/validator/

or 

	http://validator.w3.org


/Jelks
Received on Thursday, 31 January 2002 09:50:26 GMT

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