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[whatwg] a and button

From: Nils Dagsson Moskopp <nils-dagsson-moskopp@dieweltistgarnichtso.net>
Date: Sun, 19 Oct 2008 21:28:28 +0200
Message-ID: <1224444508.9234.21.camel@dell.linuxdev.us.dell.com>
Am Sonntag, den 19.10.2008, 17:32 +0200 schrieb H?kon Wium Lie:
> Also sprach Kornel Lesinski:
> 
>  > > It's not a link. I'd like for buttons to work as links so that they
>  > > take me to a page when I click on them.
>  > 
>  > http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-ui/#appearance
>  > 
>  > a {appearance: button} should do that.
> 
> Yes, that's a good proposal. However, it doesn't work in current browsers.
Please, HTML 5 is not a place to offloat your frustration about
unimplemented CSS features. FYI, Both webkit and Mozilla have already
implemented parts of appearance, also it's a purely presentational
thing. That are two big points standing against your proposal.


Greetings,
-- 
Nils Dagsson Moskopp
<http://dieweltistgarnichtso.net>
Received on Sunday, 19 October 2008 12:28:28 UTC

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