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Re: Controlling structure with CSS

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2004 22:02:20 +0000 (UTC)
To: Adam Kuehn <akuehn@nc.rr.com>
Cc: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0404192154520.27850@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 19 Apr 2004, Adam Kuehn wrote:
>>
>> The person wanting to do the presentation might not have any control
>> over the author whatsoever. For example, a user writing a user
>> stylesheet for a site that he wants to rearrange.
>
> Yes, that could happen; but that's a mighty small use case to justify
> expanding the complexity of the language for the other 99.99% of the
> world.

It was an extreme case. But there are many cases where the stylesheet
author cannot control the content.

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