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Re: [css3-namespace] Last call comments from XHTML2 WG

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2008 11:49:46 +0100
To: "Mark Birbeck" <mark.birbeck@x-port.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org, "Forms WG" <public-forms@w3.org>, "XHTML WG" <public-xhtml2@w3.org>
Message-ID: <vmumu3t8melos7bb2svbi0cmfbv2mvu4j8@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Mark Birbeck wrote:
>On 27/03/2008, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
>>  Steven Pemberton wrote:
>>  >
>>  > Are you rejecting the comment to add text pointing it out and advising
>>  > against it if you want level-agnostic stylesheets as well?
>> Yes, because depending on what you're doing default namespaces may be
>>  the better way to get a level-agnostic style sheet.
>But are you saying that this shouldn't be explained? Wouldn't it be
>helpful to give people advice on when to use which technique?

http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-selectors/#downlevel discusses this in great
detail. Clearly this is a matter of which selectors to use and is thus
best discussed in the Selectors specification.
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