Re: [CSS21] Please endorse xml:id

Norman Walsh wrote:

>In the course of taking the xml:id specification through CR, I
>solicited the Amaya development team to help me demonstrate that
>xml:id could be used successfully with CSS.
>However, such support requires careful thought on the part of the
>implementor and may not occur to every developer working on CSS
>I think it would be of benefit to the community if the CSS 2.1 draft
>suggested that implementations of CSS 2.1 applied to XML documents
><rfc2119>should</rfc2119> support the xml:id specification.
There has been a thread about that recently, see "CSS selectors and 
xml:id" at: and

If I recall correctly, the outcome was no, because such a thing would 
prevent CSS 2.1 from exiting CR?


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Received on Friday, 24 June 2005 22:34:01 UTC