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Re: [css3-hyperlinks] inclusion of Clink in next WD

From: Anne van Kesteren (fora) <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2004 16:37:04 +0100
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <405087A0.5040506@annevankesteren.nl>

Boris Zbarsky wrote:

>  :not(:link) { link: url(foo); }
>does trigger alarm bells)
I wonder why (probably because I don't know that much about how a UA 
processes a style sheet).

It would select every element that currently isn't a link. Then it tries 
to create a link using


If attribute "foo" contains a valid URI, the link is created and the 
selector doesn't apply anymore. If attribute "foo" contains an invalid 
URI... was that your issue?

 Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 11 March 2004 10:41:12 UTC

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