HTML/CSS Trick of the day

Do not worry, this blog will not turn into an HTML/CSS blog, but here is a nice trick to select all hyperlinks with absolute URIs:

a[href^="http"] {

This will, naturally, probably never work with Microsoft browsers, but it with Firefox 2.0.

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Daniel Lemire

A computer science professor at the University of Quebec (TELUQ).

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