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Re: question about CSS

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 14 Aug 2000 04:13:56 -0400 (EDT)
To: John Russell <ve3ll@RAC.CA>
cc: www-amaya-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0008140412380.13730-100000@tux.w3.org>
In CSS2 you use a[name] as your selector (any a element with a name

In CSS1 you have to additionally add a class to the anchor in order to select
it. (That will also work in css2, but it is a slightly bulkier approach -
bring on good-qwuality implementations!! ;-0


Charles McCN

On Sun, 13 Aug 2000, John Russell wrote:

  I have been using a A:an  pseudo element
  setup in my .css file to control the appearance of 
  the anchor element a name=foobar  
  but i just ran stylesheet thru validator and it complained
  that :an is not permitted.
  also both spec on css1 and css2 say nil......
  if this is true , how do i control appearance of anchors ????
  John Russell, VE3LL@RAC.CA
  Mystery readers may want to click on DOROTHYL

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