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RE: Problem with 'target-new' property and alternative suggestion

From: DaniŽl Pelsmaeker <daniel.pelsmaeker@zonnet.nl>
Date: Mon, 13 Sep 2004 22:06:26 +0200
Message-ID: <20040913200646.23234.qmail@postbode02.zonnet.nl>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Cc: "'Anne van Kesteren'" <fora@annevankesteren.nl>

Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> DaniŽl Pelsmaeker wrote:
> > By the way, isn't target-new very element specific? It is really only
> > used for A elements, for (X)HTML pages, while almost all other (CSS2)
> > properties apply to any element, even on XML pages.
> Ever heard of XLink, XHTML 2.0, HLink and possible other languages that
> define a general way of linking from each element?

Yes, I have. But I can use the rest of the CSS properties on any element in
any XML/SGML compatible document. The target-new property can only be used
when the UA supports the associated technologies (or reads the DTD or
Received on Monday, 13 September 2004 20:07:18 UTC

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