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

From: Susan Lesch <susan@textet.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2000 22:18:29 -0800
Message-Id: <v04210102b4d92b52442f@[24.25.222.186]>
To: www-html@w3.org
Arjun Ray wrote:

>So, what entitles anyone (including software) to simply - or is it
>blithely! - *assume* that the contents of the attribute are in fact
>CSS, and not some other language?

I have no ideas for XHTML or for CSS2, but CSS1 [1] defers to the 
HTML4 specification in this regard for HTML. That answer is to set a 
default style sheet language for the document with META and with HTTP 
headers.

     "Otherwise, the default style sheet language is "text/css"." [2]

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS1#containment-in-html
[2] http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/present/styles.html#default-style
Received on Wednesday, 23 February 2000 01:18:25 GMT

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