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Re: [css3-gcpm] Comments on Generated Content for Paged Media 2007-05-04

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 07 May 2007 18:33:12 +0100
Message-ID: <463F62D8.6040907@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

Ladd Van Tol wrote:
> 
> 5. Cross-references
> 
> It would be helpful to provide a mechanism to treat external page links 
> differently. For many document types, it would be desirable to append 
> "(see page nn)" to only internal destination anchors ("#someid"). An 
> elegant mechanism for specifying this in CSS is not immediately obvious.
> 
This has been requested several times.  It is not as easy as you might 
think to actually decide whether a link is to the current page, 
especially when the same code is used for navigation on several pages. 
That's because the page that is actually returned may not match the URL 
requesting it, because of redirection.
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