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[whatwg] Adding a src attribute to all elements

From: Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 03 Nov 2009 23:57:33 -0500
Message-ID: <op.u2utd7iq1ejg13@sandra-svwliu01>
On Tue, 03 Nov 2009 23:50:43 -0500, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage at gmail.com>  
wrote:

> On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 8:21 PM, Michael A. Puls II  
> <shadow2531 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, 03 Nov 2009 21:05:26 -0500, Curtiss Grymala  
>> <curtiss at ten-321.com>
>> wrote:
>>> For instance, if I create a level 1 header that looks like:
>>> <h1 src="/example.png">This is a header</h1>
>>> The text "This is a header" would be replaced with the image that's
>>> located at /example.png. However, if /example.png returns a 404 error,
>>> the text would be displayed instead.
>>
>> Opera supports this with css extensions.
>
> This is supported in the CSS specs properly, via the content property.
>
> *[src] {
>   content: attr(src,url);
> }
>
> Done.  (Doesn't work yet anywhere I believe, but it will.)

Cool. Thanks

-- 
Michael
Received on Tuesday, 3 November 2009 20:57:33 UTC

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