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Re: Precedence conflict in CSS2 spec

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2003 00:42:56 +0000 (GMT)
To: Bob Kline <bkline@rksystems.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0302110041160.3889-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 10 Feb 2003, Bob Kline wrote:
> 
> It would appear that the CSS2 spec has two passages which contradict
> each other.  The first is in the last paragraph of 6.4 [...] 6.4.1
> [...]
>
> Does this mean that the first passage quoted above is not to be taken
> at face value?

This error has been corrected in the CSS2.1 draft. The first paragraph you
quote has been changed to:

# Rules specified in a given style sheet override rules of the same weight
# imported from other style sheets.
 -- http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/cascade.html#cascade

Cheers,
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