To: email@example.com (Simone Demmel) Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org (Liam Quinn), email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, Subject: Re: colours for bullets From: email@example.com (William M. Perry) Date: 15 Apr 1997 08:21:38 -0700 In-Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org's message of Tue, 15 Apr 1997 17:08:45 +0200 Message-ID: <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org (Simone Demmel) writes: > Liam Quinn wrote: > > <LI COLOR="#rrggbb" SIZE=xx-large > > BACKGROUND="http://www.htmlhelp.com/foo.gif" BGCOLOR="#rrggbb" > > FONTFACE="'New Century Schoolbook', Times, serif" FONTSTYLE=italic > > TEXTDECORATION=blink> > > Now repeat that for each LI over an entire site of a few hundred > > documents. Then think about what happens when you decide a different > > colour would have been better. Then try to remember why style sheets > > didn't seem incredibly easier and more flexible. > > ESC:g/rrggbb/s//r1g1b1/g You forgot: for x in `find . -name "*.html" -o -name "*.shtml"` do vi $x # manually do your ESC:g/ blah, or use sed,etc. done not exactly ideal for a sight that is several hundred or thousand pages. > But you are right, that would be too much, perhaps a combination with > normal style would be the best, so you can define 'your' standard and > change it only if necessary... > > *sight* which Browsers support CSS? Netscape3.x, MS?? ? Arena, Emacs/W3, Netscape 4.x (sort of), IE 4.x -Bill P.