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Re: Regarding the appearance property

From: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2004 10:46:37 -0800
To: "J. King" <mtknight@dark-phantasy.com>, Ernest Cline <ernestcline@mindspring.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BC84742A.3880C%tantek@cs.stanford.edu>

On 3/21/04 9:23 AM, "J. King" <mtknight@dark-phantasy.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 21 Mar 2004 14:05:57 +0100, David Hċsäther <hasather@msn.com>
> wrote:
>> Suppose I do something like
> snip
>> Does this mean that h1 elements will be back to normal again (e.g.
>> displayed in a bigger font-size, bold and with margins)?
> No.  Its appearance is already normal.

Correct.  'appearance:normal' really just means that the appearance property
has no effect on the element.

On 3/21/04 9:20 AM, "Ernest Cline" <ernestcline@mindspring.com> wrote:

> In any case, this property needs rather extensive revision
> in my opinion before it becomes usable as a standard.

Why?  There are implementers that would disagree.

> For instance, why should this property be limited to interactive media?

That doesn't make sense.

If you think there are additional media groups that it should apply to,
please provide a list of them with justifications.

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