Internet Explorer provides limited support for scripting XML elements. For example, I can add an onclick event attribute to an XML element named <xlink> (we'll take a look at XLinks later in this book) in an XHTML document (we'll also take a look at XHTML later in this book):
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <?xml-stylesheet TYPE="text/css" href="ch07_13.css"?> <html> <head> </head> <body> Want to check out <xlink xml:link = "simple" inline="false" href = "http://www.w3c.org" onclick="location.href='http://www.w3c.org'">W3C</xlink>? </body> </html>
I can specify in a stylesheet, ch07_13.css, that <xlink> elements should be displayed in blue and underlined as a hyperlink might appear. I can ...