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Re: [CSS21] 3.2 Conformance: User Preferences

From: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@tu-clausthal.de>
Date: Tue, 23 Aug 2005 23:26:10 +0200
Message-ID: <430B9472.1050402@tu-clausthal.de>
To: www-style@w3.org

David Woolley:
> The problem with !important is specificity.  If you make a browser
> setting equivalent to a single !important rule, the author can override
> by using a more specific selector than the, presumably, * rule (...)

No, he can't. Specificity comes after importance and origin. At least if 
I not totally misunderstood 6.4.1 Cascading Order.
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