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Re: Precedence conflict in CSS2 spec

From: Bob Kline <bkline@rksystems.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2003 08:20:30 -0500 (EST)
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0302110819180.30855-100000@rksystems.com>

On Tue, 11 Feb 2003, Ian Hickson wrote:

> 
> 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

Thanks, that's helpful.  Odd that the w3 page on CSS didn't have a link 
to this draft (or perhaps it did and I wasn't looking carefully enough).

-- 
Bob Kline
mailto:bkline@rksystems.com
http://www.rksystems.com
Received on Tuesday, 11 February 2003 08:13:00 GMT

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