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Re: Colours problems...

From: Irene Vatton <irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 18 Jun 2003 17:40:48 +0200
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Cc: vale.it@tiscalinet.it, www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <20030618174048.7df7720b.irene.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Wed, 18 Jun 2003 09:58:32 -0400 (EDT)
Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> you can create a user style sheet, and install it in ~/amaya.css - this
> is documented in the pages on configuring amaya, under "configuration
> directory and file conventions".
> 
> If you don't want to write the CSS yourself, you can use Amaya to create a
> page with the right styles, and copy the CSS from the page into
> ~/.amaya/amaya.css
> 
> One of the things I would like to see is a page which contains that elements
> needed for styling by example, along with a complete style sheet. You could
> then use Amaya to restyle it, and save out the CSS part as a style sheet. But
> this involves time I never seem to find.
> 
> In the menu special -> preferences -> colours you can also select various
> style type options. I have no idea how these two interact. (and I am using
> version 7.2 on a Macintosh - there might be differences between that and the
> latest version).

The default color selected by special -> preferences -> colors defines
what CSS calls "the browser's style sheet". The ~/.amaya/amaya.css defines
 "the user's style sheet". The user's style sheet wins against the browser's style sheet.

     Irene.
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