[whatwg] link-types

Jim Ley jim.ley at gmail.com
Sun Sep 12 08:20:20 PDT 2004

On Sun, 12 Sep 2004 16:56:12 +0200, Anne van Kesteren
<fora at annevankesteren.nl> wrote:
> It would be nice if the UA would have some kind of build in shortcuts
> for <a rel="next"> to name an example. If I read a document and press
> 'ctrl+n' the UA would spider (of already has spidered and indexed) the
> document to look for all |rel="next"| and returns a list of possible
> locations. If there is only a single location the UA would take me there
> immediatly.

I thought the WHAT-WG were standardising mark-up languages and DOM's -
are you proposing that they also standardise user agent behaviour and
design?  I think this is unnecessay, and counterproductive to the
richness required in UA's to fulfill different communities needs.


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