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RE: inline CSS (was: is anyone interested in XHTML?)

From: <JOrendorff@ixl.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2000 15:03:55 -0500
Message-ID: <CD8E2CDBC6D0D111ACB900805FBBD97E026301B0@mem-131.ixl.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Murray Altheim wrote:
> Jan Roland Eriksson wrote:
> >   CSS1: ua -> user -> author -> user!important -> author!important
> >   css2: ua -> user -> author -> author!important -> user!important
> 
> Just for the record of what I read in the CSS1 and CSS2 specs, you
> might want to quote where you find this. I was quoting verbatim from
> CSS1 and CSS2 (I didn't make it up!), so your statement contradicts 
> the specs.

No, he's right:

http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/cascade.html#important-rules

] Both author and user style sheets may contain "!important"
] declarations, and user "!important" rules override author "!important"
] rules. This CSS feature improves accessibility of documents [...]
]
] Note. This is a semantic change since CSS1.

-- 
Jason Orendorff
Received on Monday, 21 February 2000 16:41:44 GMT

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