W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > March 2003

Re: :here for Links

From: Daniel Glazman <glazman@netscape.com>
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2003 17:09:10 +0200
Message-ID: <3E885A16.8050100@netscape.com>
To: Ernest Cline <ernestcline@mindspring.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Ernest Cline wrote:

> If the author chooses to use that style of href then they can use 
> a[href^="foo.html#"] on a per page basis. No matter what style of local URL 
> they choose to use this technique would work. I will grant that if you are 
> using an external stylesheet :here would gather in those local links of 
> various forms that [href^="#"] does not, but I fail to see why the author 
> could not use #bar instead of foo.html#bar. Failure on the part of a page 
> author to use an existing method is no reason to create a new one. From the 
> viewpoint of a document author there is no reason for :here.

This just does not work with user stylesheets...

Received on Monday, 31 March 2003 10:08:48 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 2 May 2016 14:27:06 UTC