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Re: Will behaviors be added to CSS?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2003 13:12:40 -0700 (PDT)
To: Hans Meiser <brille1@hotmail.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.56.0307221311280.1110@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 15 Jul 2003, Hans Meiser wrote:
>
> I believe Behaviors are a quite nifty feature of IE, because you can
> dynamically create elements and define their look as well as their behavior
> just by assigning them to the appropriate CSS class.

There is also XBL, as implemented by Mozilla, which does much the same
thing.

> Are there any plans to add Behaviors to CSS?

At least two members of the working group are actively looking at these
technologies, and there has been some public work on this before. However,
I don't think there are any official plans at the moment.

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