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Re: !important [about subject lines]

From: David Poehlman <poehlman1@home.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2001 18:11:47 -0400
Message-ID: <003001c0c20b$3cad6800$2cf60141@mtgmry1.md.home.com>
To: "Tina Marie Holmboe" <tina@elfi.elfi.org>, "Frank Tobin" <ftobin@uiuc.edu>, "Fitzgerald, Jimmie" <Jimmie.Fitzgerald@jbosc.ksc.nasa.gov>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
I agree especially since he stated his reason for the usage at the top
of the message.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Tina Marie Holmboe" <tina@elfi.elfi.org>
To: "Frank Tobin" <ftobin@uiuc.edu>; "Fitzgerald, Jimmie"
<Jimmie.Fitzgerald@jbosc.ksc.nasa.gov>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Tuesday, April 10, 2001 3:10 PM
Subject: Re: !important [about subject lines]


On Tue, Apr 10, 2001 at 01:39:39PM -0500, Frank Tobin wrote:

> Fitzgerald, Jimmie, at 14:07 -0400 on Tue, 10 Apr 2001, wrote:
>
>     Clear enough for anyone who knows style sheets.
>
> !important clearly enough means "not important" for most programmers.
> You can't assume the reader assume the context is CSS.

  On a WAI-related list, I believe it is fair to say that one *can*
assume
  this. I'm sorry, but I found the topic emminently clear and consise.

  This *is* however a matter of viewpoint, so not really a viable
  discussion topic.


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 - Tina Holmboe
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