An XLink question

John Cowan cowan at
Mon Dec 14 20:31:27 GMT 1998

W. Eliot Kimber wrote:

> This suggests that actuate="auto" is a dangerous tool that should be used
> carefully.

Actually, it's the combination of actuate='auto' and show='replace'
that's dangerous, because it causes the content of the originating
document to be hidden or discarded.

John Cowan		cowan at
	You tollerday donsk?  N.  You tolkatiff scowegian?  Nn.
	You spigotty anglease?  Nnn.  You phonio saxo?  Nnnn.
		Clear all so!  'Tis a Jute.... (Finnegans Wake 16.5)

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