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Re: Ideas for the ACSS module of CSS3

From: Sean Palmer <wapdesign@wapdesign.org.uk>
Date: Fri, 13 Oct 2000 14:25:27 +0100
Message-ID: <009001c03519$3bb758e0$64ec93c3@z5n9x1>
To: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Hi Simon. Nice to see we can both branch out.

> >Ah, I see. So what you really want is a way to specify that an element
> >contains a common set of links.
> >(I would personally say that the HTML <link> element would be better
> >suited to that, but whatever.)
> And I'd point folks to XLink:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xlink/

Too complex for what we are discussing, but feasable.
<link rel="navbar" href="#navbar" "XLink to aternatives etc. here"
type="text/xhtml+xml" />

> Bringing it back to CSS, I'd suggest that there's a lot in XLink which CSS
> isn't prepared to handle right now, and probably should.
> (Of course, some of that might involve behaviors!)
Very good point. Proposal: XLink module in CSS3.

Kindest Regards,
Sean B. Palmer
WAP Tech Info - http://www.waptechinfo.com/
Received on Friday, 13 October 2000 09:27:17 UTC

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