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Re: Teaching XHTML/CSS (was Re: Promotion of XHTML)

From: Drew McLellan <dru@dreamweaverfever.com>
Date: Wed, 01 Jan 2003 22:04:00 +0000
Message-ID: <3E1365D0.5060903@dreamweaverfever.com>
To: public-evangelist@w3.org

John Colby wrote:

> And the even lazier way is to make another all enveloping CSS bag whihc 
> can contain multiple XHTML content documents - but the CSS can apply to 
> more than one XHTML content document, so look and feel is easier if you 
> want to change it.

I'm not sure the CSS should be a bag that contains XHTML documents .. 
that seems wrong.

CSS is the way the boxes are presented - maybe the table they sit on.

Turn the table round through 90 degrees, and you have a different view 
of the same objects (media="voice"). Rotate the table again, and we have 
another view of the same objects (media="print"). Rotate again, and we 
have yet another view (media="handheld").

The XHTML object haven't changed - it's just the way we are viewing them.

drew mclellan

author: dreamweaver mx web development

wasp dreamweaver task force
Received on Wednesday, 1 January 2003 17:03:57 UTC

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