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Re: Precedence within a stylesheet

From: Hakon Lie <howcome@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 19 Sep 1997 23:27:25 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <199709192127.XAA14817@stovner.a.sol.no>
To: Douglas Rand <drand@sgi.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Douglas Rand writes:

 > > (We should probably have defined "match" in the terminology section,
 > > but we seem to have the same understanding of the term so I don't
 > > believe that's the source of confusion.)

 > The problem is that you *don't* in fact define what it means to
 > match.  For the longest time I tried to reconcile this with the
 > other rules.  It only makes sense if the leaf element *must* match,
 > and we clearly agree,  but the explicit statement is terse but 
 > somewhat vague.

I see your point, and the lack of a definition for "match" is indeed
the source of confusion. I'll make sure this in clarified in the next
round.

Regards,

-h&kon

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