Re: <insert> and external entity references

Abigail (abigail@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl)
Wed, 20 Mar 1996 16:58:42 +0100 (MET)


From: Abigail <abigail@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl>
Message-Id: <199603201558.QAA15141@tungsten.gn.iaf.nl>
Subject: Re: <insert> and external entity references
To: www-html@w3.org
Date: Wed, 20 Mar 1996 16:58:42 +0100 (MET)

Lilley wrote:
++ 
++  Benjamin C. W. Sittler writes:
++  
++ > On Wed, 20 Mar 1996, Abigail wrote:
++ 
++ > > And what about user preferences? How
++ > > is a user supposed to set preferences, if each document can have
++ > > unknown elements?
++ 
++ CSS1 solves this with the cascade, so that user preferences and author 
++ preferences both influence the final presentation. I am not sure how DSSSL 
++ achieves this, but I expect it can - anyone care to describe the process?

I am not concerned about the technical implementations but how can I
as a user indicate I prefer my headings to be centered, if I do not
know which element is going to be used as headers? And that is
possible if each document has its own DTD. Perhaps it is possible,
I just cannot see how.


Abigail


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