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RE: Technique 3.3.A - checking for style sheets

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Thu, 24 Feb 2000 11:01:23 -0500
Message-Id: <4.2.2.20000224105937.00ba84e0@pop3.concentric.net>
To: "Michael Cooper" <mcooper@cast.org>, "Wendy A Chisholm" <wendy@w3.org>, <w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org>
Michael,

Why check for Stylesheets if the person isn't using fonts or tables for 
layout?  If an author is satsified to simply let the user and his or her 
browser define presentation (like when HTML was invented) why insist on a 
style sheet?

Len

At 05:24 PM 2/22/00 -0500, Michael Cooper wrote:
>No, I wasn't suggesting we remove the evaluation to check for inline or
>external stylesheets. My interpretation of the technique is that we check
>for the presence of stylesheets (first evaluation point); if

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