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Re: Inline styles are banished to legacy

From: Simon St.Laurent <simonstl@simonstl.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2000 18:17:11 -0500
Message-Id: <200002212316.SAA14991@hesketh.net>
To: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>, www-style@w3.org
At 03:13 PM 2/21/00 -0800, Walter Ian Kaye wrote:
>Let's take a real-world example. I use CSS for syntax coloring on
><http://www.natural-innovations.com/as/snippets.html> (yes, that's
>a Mac-oriented page for an obvious reason). I'd like to know how
>the syntax coloring could ever be done without inline styles.
>Well, unless I were to make new tags for each syntax part, but then
>it wouldn't be HTML anymore.

Couldn't you use the class attribute?  Or is that gone too?

Simon St.Laurent
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