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Re: Proposal of @ua

From: Jens Meiert <jens.meiert@erde3.com>
Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2007 12:21:57 +0200
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20071021102157.211160@gmx.net>
To: "Kornel Lesinski" <kornel@osiolki.net>

> Conditional comments in HTML encourage using completely separate  
> stylesheet for IE, so all ugly code is kept in one place and can be
> easily revised when Microsoft changes IE.
> Your proposal makes it easier to pollute CSS code with UA-specific hacks, 
> so I don't think that's improvement over conditional HTML comments in  
> terms of CSS tidyness.

Unless you consider using and maintaining only one style sheet as an advantage, and unless you acknowledge that nearness (of rules with the same selector) might very well help maintainability.

Jens Meiert
Received on Sunday, 21 October 2007 10:22:18 UTC

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