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RE: several messages

From: Manos Batsis <m.batsis@bsnet.gr>
Date: Fri, 29 Jun 2001 17:31:31 +0300
Message-ID: <A35E2040C17F0C48B941B8F4D0DF122908E5BB@ermhs.Athens.BrokerSystems.gr>
To: "Tim Bagot" <tsb-w3-style-0003@earth.li>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tim Bagot [mailto:tsb-w3-style-0003@earth.li]

> I'm not sure I follow your argument. Are you saying that the 
> type should
> be required in the markup because one type of style sheet 
> might be more
> important than another?

Exactly. I think that we have lost the most important factor here: css
is *useless* for XML presentation unless both the XML and CSS documents
are written in the following ways:

1) The  XML document is structured (um... has it's contents in a certain
order) in a way that display of contents is meaningful without

2) The CSS knows that and just styles the document sections accordingly.

Kindest regards,

Received on Friday, 29 June 2001 10:32:48 UTC

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