[whatwg] link-types

Anne van Kesteren fora at annevankesteren.nl
Sun Sep 12 08:23:55 PDT 2004

>> 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.

I was saying, with an example, that the WHATWG should not exclude doing 
something special for the A element with a REL attribute.

  Anne van Kesteren

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