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Re: Why is the style tag restricted to the head?

From: Karl Ove Hufthammer <lister@huftis.org>
Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2002 18:30:21 +0200
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To: www-style@w3.org

Jan Roland Eriksson <jrexon@newsguy.com> wrote in

> As it seems now, we do have a single chance to come up with a
> totally clean definition of structural markup as in XHTML2,
> lets not blow that chance to finally separate document
> structure from presentational suggestions.

Well, in XHTML (1.0, 1.1 and 2), you can -- at least in theory -- 
use whatever element you choose to hold style information (i.e. to
function as 'style' element). Just put an 'id' attribute on the
element and let a 'xml-stylesheet' processing instruction point to

Karl Ove Hufthammer
Received on Thursday, 8 August 2002 13:01:32 UTC

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