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Re: Problem with 'target-new' property and alternative suggestion

From: Brian Sexton <discussion-w3c@ididnotoptin.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 14:55:14 -0700
Message-ID: <001001c499dc$59ec9bf0$651aa143@desktop>
To: "David Woolley" <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>

>> I agree; whether a link leads to the same server or a different one is
>> already determined when a URI is parsed by whatever function or method a
>> client uses to respond to a click on a link.
>
> In general, that is not true, as browsers will forward the URI to
> a proxy and only the last proxy in the chain need actually resolve the
> address.

Would you be so kind as to provide an example of this for my humble 
enlightenment? 
Received on Monday, 13 September 2004 21:55:13 GMT

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