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Re: [widgets] Applying Stylesheets to Resources

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2010 12:04:05 -0500
Message-ID: <4B743885.4020002@mit.edu>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
CC: "public-webapps@w3.org" <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 2/11/10 11:57 AM, Doug Schepers wrote:
> One odd part of the separation of content and presentation is that a
> stylesheet is applied to a file by including a link to the stylesheet in
> the target file. That is totally backward.

Strictly speaking, this is just because most people don't have control 
over their web servers (which is why the <link> element exists).  Link 
HTTP headers work fine for applying stylesheets.

Received on Thursday, 11 February 2010 17:04:40 UTC

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