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Re: Print Preview and "After"

  • Subject: Re: Print Preview and "After"
  • From: Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@schestowitz.com>
  • Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2005 19:32:43 +0100
  • Newsgroups: alt.html
  • Organization: schestowitz.com / Manchester University
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Spartanicus wrote:

> Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@schestowitz.com> wrote:
>>>> @media print{
>>>> a:after{content: " <"attr(href)">"}
>>>> }
>>All <a id/name> get an empty address bound to them.
> That you could fix:
> @media print{
> a[href]:after{content: " <"attr(href)">"}
> }

Thanks, I'll do that.

>>Titles become obscure
>>and the whole structure gets messed up. It was worth trying though...
> I've tried it myself, as you noted the length of the urls was a problem,
> "in-paragraph" links really mess up the readability of the content, but
> the main reason why I ditched it was that on reflection it didn't
> provide any real function for users. People don't expect an ability to
> retrieve links from printed pages, and few would be willing to type in
> the urls manually anyway.

If you use Firefox (in which case the "after" gets picked up) or another
proper browser, go to Print Preview and see why I'm worried and having
second thoughts. I don't expect people to print pages though; it is a
"proof of concept" rather, which I hope the WordPress community will pick
up on.



Roy S. Schestowitz

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