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Re: Positioning HTML Elements with Cascading Style Sheets

From: Hakon Lie <howcome@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 4 Feb 1997 00:08:48 +0100 (MET)
Message-Id: <199702032308.AAA01082@www4.inria.fr>
To: love26@gorge.net
Cc: www-style@w3.org
William Loughborough writes:

 > Recently I looked within a .ps file for a brief document and could not 
 > help wondering, "is this where the 'cascading style sheet is headed?" 
 > Are the standards setters for this stuff going to end up with something 
 > as dense, arcane and bulky as PostScript?

No, CSS will not turn into a programming language. It's firmly founded
as a declarative little language and the recete debate has confirmed
support for that.



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