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Re: Styling by attribute-based association?

From: Orion Adrian <orion.adrian@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 16:32:05 -0400
Message-ID: <abd6c8010510251332rc695260j30915c32d6b58f2b@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

> >Behavior is a ill-defined thing. What's your definition for it? Or is
> >it, "I know it when I see it."
> >
> A reaction to external or internal stimuli. (Like user input, or time
> progression.)
> :hover already borders on this, and I would personally like to see this
> to be respected as the outer limit of how far behavioural conditions (by
> the former definition) are specified in CSS.

Wouldn't :link also fall under this definition of behavior and for
that matter :unvisited?

The only thing here is the speed of the stimulus. :link triggers when
a link has been visited which is an external stimulus.


Orion Adrian
Received on Tuesday, 25 October 2005 20:32:17 UTC

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