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Re: Comments on Syntax of CSS Rules in HTML's "style" attribute

From: fantasai <fantasai@escape.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2002 23:01:47 -0500
Message-ID: <3DF95BAB.2080506@escape.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

Brant Langer Gurganus wrote:
 >
>    * "whose" should be avoided in the first sentence under "History"
>      since the "style" attribute is not a person.

That point is debatable.
http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=whose

>    * Which has precedence in the case of : <font color="red"
>      style="color: green">.  I have never seen that question answered.

It's answered in the CSS specifications. See the
sections on calculating selector specificity and
non-presentational hints.
(Author CSS always wins over presentational markup.)
Received on Thursday, 12 December 2002 23:01:06 GMT

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