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Re: CSS 3 color module and deprecation of "system" colors

From: Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2005 00:54:44 +0100
Message-ID: <431CDAC4.70806@splintered.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

Boris Zbarsky wrote:

> Assuming the sections are enclosed in <section> tags (since you didn't 
> say anything about what your markup is), like so in CSS2.1:
> 
>   section { border-bottom-style: solid; border-bottom-width: 2px }
>   section + section { border-bottom: none; }
> 
> Or in CSS3 you can be more explicit:
> 
>   section { border-bottom-style: solid; border-bottom-width: 2px;
>             border-bottom-color: initial }
>   section + section { border-bottom: none; }

I'm aware of how to do borders, but how to force the document itself to 
use the system's default background/foreground colours? Or am I really 
missing something fundamental here?

-- 
Patrick H. Lauke
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