[thelist] Value of Input with CSS

Alex Beston alex at deltatraffic.co.uk
Sun Sep 12 17:35:06 CDT 2004

Andy Budd wrote:

>> Is it at all possible to use CSS to fill in the empty (and now 
>> highlighted)
>> text filed with a message say something like "You must fill this in"  
>> I am
>> pretty sure that CSS cannot set text field values, but that is pretty 
>> much
>> what I am looking for.
> I'm starting to see a worrying trend here. People looking to do in CSS 
> something which is obviously a Javascript thing. Remember, CSS is the 
> presentation layer, JS is the behaviour layer.
> That's what JS was designed to do!

but what do you say about this? - http://www.w3.org/TR/becss

DIV.header > H1.TOCtitle {
      color : red ;
      *onclick* : "fold_or_unfoldTOC(event)"


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