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Re: Using CSS for XML Events

From: Shelby Moore <shelby@coolpage.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2002 12:01:14 -0600
Message-Id: <4.1.20021216115627.017f2420(null)>
To: tvraman@almaden.ibm.com
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org, www-style@w3.org, www-html@w3.org

At 09:42 AM 12/16/2002 -0800, you wrote:
>Interesting observation --wonder how the CSS group  feels about
>turning CSS classes to a means of acquiring  interaction behavior 
>which is what your suggestion would lead us to.
>What I mean is--
>today you use CSS class="squareFlashingRedButton"
>to get a particular look;
>what you're suggesting is to create 
>class="squishyUnresponsiveButton" to mean attach a particular feel to
>all elements having that class.

Thanks for the concise statement of my observation.

And LOL on the embedded humor ("squishyUnresponsiveButton").  I hope you
weren't thinking of my web site :)

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