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Re: [cssom] Proposing a getDefaultComputedStyle method

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2012 15:58:36 -0400
Message-ID: <5078766C.4020106@mit.edu>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 10/12/12 3:53 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> Oh, I didn't realize you wanted to still take user stylesheets into
> account.  That makes sense, but it wasn't obvious at first.

Sorry, I thought I'd said it explicitly but looks like I hadn't...

> (That implies that the 'default' value should probably do the same.

In author sheets, I think it should, yeah.

> Less sure what it should do in user stylesheets, though - revert the
> user styles, sure, but apply author styles or not?)

That is a very interesting question!

> So, I think this function has a reasonable use-case.  I support it.

Excellent.  One down, N to go.

-Boris
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