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Re: the STYLE attribute

From: Joe English <joe@trystero.art.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Nov 1995 10:17:20 PST
Message-Id: <9511101817.AA13850@trystero.art.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

Hakon Lie <Hakon.Lie@sophia.inria.fr> wrote:

> Peter writes
>  > How can we promulgate this? A STYLE attribute is a step BACKWARDS.
> Main argument against:
>  - the STYLE attribute mixes presentational information into the
>    structure of the docuement. This is just what style sheets try to
>    avoid, and the attribute is therefore counter-productive.

I would think that a stronger argument against it
is that it would tie HTML to a single stylesheet notation.
Or is this stuff considered far enough past the ``experimental''
stage that supporting different notations is no longer an issue?

--Joe English

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