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Re: [CSS21] Status of defult (intrinsic) style sheet in UA

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2005 19:29:14 -0600
Message-ID: <4383C5EA.7090301@mit.edu>
To: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, www-style Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
> Since the intention is to combine two systems in one then
> user should know list of !important (at UA level) attributes up front.

The specification doesn't actually define anything about what it means for a 
UA-level !important rule to exist.

> This means that such list must be defined in spec.

I'm not sure what you mean here.

> Otherwise it is a mess - user will need to mark all his/her styles
> as !important just in case not to be overriden by particular UA.

Why?  Again, all the specification treats are non-!important UA rules, and all 
user and author rules override those.

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