Re: REL and REV standard?

Paul Burchard (
Sun, 13 Nov 94 17:53:12 EST

> So REL/REV are standard attributes whose values are
> constrained to the syntax of an SGML name (i.e.
> /[A-Za-z][A-Za-z0-9\.\-]*/), but there is no standard
> set of values (like PARENT, PRECEDES, STYLESHEET,

It should be mentioned that, despite the lack of an "official" set of
relationship values, there's long been a list of suggested values at

At least, that's where I've looked to find RELs that might have a
chance of being correctly interpreted in the future...

Paul Burchard <>
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