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Re: Basic Question????

From: nir dagan <dagan@upf.es>
Date: Thu May 21 05:36:33 1998
Message-Id: <199805210927.LAA09385@sahara.upf.es>
To: jlows@mindex.com
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Netscape 3.x does not recognize stylesheets. 

You don't have to do anything with the DTD; either the browser 
recognizes stylesheets or not.

Netscape 4 and Explorer4 understand some of CSS, and little of HTML4.0,
and I hope that your stylesheet should work there.

In you second example you may got the URL wrong.

The absolute URL of your stylesheet includes 

... ras266.mindex.com/ras226.mindex.com/ ...

If looks like an error.

Regards,
Nir Dagan.

> 
> Hello
> I have a very basic question: first, here is what I'm trying to do.
> I'd like to use roman numbers in my list, and this is the style info
> I have in the head of my doc which does not work. 
> 
> <STYLE type="text/css">
> OL.withroman { list-style-type: upper-roman }</STYLE>
> 
> And this is the body of the doc
> <OL  class="withroman">
> <LI>First Item
> </OL>
> 
> I'm thanking that my dtd is not responding to my doctype id.
> Would someone please let me know the correct place to install
> the dtd? I've tried a number of  the new fetures of the 4.0 spec 
> and couldn't get a response from them.
> 
> 
> This is another of the examples from the spec that I can't 
> get to respond
> 
> this is in the ex. sheet : P.special {
>                              color : green;
>                              border: solid red;
>                              }
> 
> And this is in the head of the doc:  
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0//EN"
>   "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/strict.dtd">
> <LINK href="ras226.mindex.com/special.css" rel="stylesheet"
> type="text/css">
> <BASE HREF="http://ras226.mindex.com/education.html">
> 
> I placed the dtd which was included with the spec 4.0 in with 
> the dtd of the W3C's inside usr/local/lib/sgml/
> 
> its not responding to request
> 
> Mac 68k, Mozilla 3.04 lots of ram
> 
> jlows
> 
> 
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