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Re: [BULK] - Re: [XHTML2] Spirit of "1.1.3. XHTML 2 and Presentation" (PR#7759)

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006 14:03:44 +0100
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.s4ww8i0b64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Sat, 11 Feb 2006 21:51:28 +0100, Paul Mitchell  
<paul@paul-mitchell.me.uk> wrote:
>>>> As for <style>, supposedly this works:
>>>> <?xml-stylesheet href="#xxx" type="text/css"?>
>>>> <root>
>>>> <foo xml:id="xxx">
>>>> bar { background: green; }
>>>> </foo>
>>>> <bar>test</bar>
>>>> </root>
> In your example, the UA doesn't need style #foo until element id foo is  
> encountered, which comes after the style has been defined, not before as  
> in the previous example, where the style for element root is needed  
> before the stylesheet that defines it has materialised.

Not really. Rendering usually starts after parsing. I can see that it  
might give some problems for incremental parsers, but those problems would  
not be much different from a script inserting a style block when the  
parser is halfway...

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 13 February 2006 13:03:54 GMT

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