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Re: [css3-values] The types "id" and "idref" for attr()

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 13:20:22 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDCtzKvQh1gVHye29fOJ0bbJhAi5ppwmMkKwsycooF2bA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Werner Donné <werner.donne@pincette.biz>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, May 21, 2012 at 12:46 PM, Werner Donné
<werner.donne@pincette.biz> wrote:
> I didn't want to use it in selectors. I have mentioned this to show that CSS is aware of IDs, so contrary to Björn I think it is meaningful.
>
> A use-case for this is something I have discussed in [1]. However, I don't think a specific use-case is required. If a type "url" exists then it is equally justified to also have a type "id". It follows from the fact that all languages CSS can work on have the ID as a fundamental notion.

Okay, cool, just making sure that you weren't expecting it to be
useful somewhere that it wouldn't be.  ^_^  Yes, bookmark-target could
potentially take such a thing.

~TJ
Received on Monday, 21 May 2012 20:21:32 GMT

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