Re: HTML+ and browser functionality

Dale Dougherty (
Tue, 29 Jun 1993 07:58:57 -0700

On Jun 29, 3:31pm, Dave_Raggett wrote:
} Subject: Re: HTML+ and browser functionality
>Urh, whats wrong with the LINK element, e.g.
> <LINK rel="up" href=...>
> <LINK rel="prev" href=...>
> <LINK rel="next" href=...>
>The links specified with the LINK tag are assumed to be global to the
>entire document and so could be automatically added to a menu or toolbar.
This seems like the right approach. We'd like to use it to
define a linear sequence, for example, the sections of a chapter.
However, we should probably be sure to distinguish "next" and "prev"
from "forward" and "back", which have to do with the navigational

In a previous message, you
mentioned using the GROUP tag also for this purpose. Can you
explain use of the GROUP tag? I'd like to use the GROUP tag to
is define a set of links shared by a set of documents, such as
chapters all containing links to a table of contents, or a glossary.



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