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Re: 2.4: Link recognition by processor fiat?

From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Date: 15 Feb 1997 01:01:21 +0000 (GMT)
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Message-id: <199702150101.BAA29663@curia.ucc.ie>
>2.4: Should we allow that processors can decide that something is a link for
>     their own unspecified reasons, e.g. hardwired knowledge of their own
>     private element types, or external interaction?

Yes. I see no reason why a browser shouldn't decide to scan content for
otherwise unmarked URLs or email addresses, and make them into links.

///Peter
Received on Monday, 17 February 1997 03:22:32 UTC

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