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Re: Alternative Style Sheets

From: Gérard Talbot <www-style@gtalbot.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:25:55 -0400
Message-ID: <2780d2bf3b2ad9140a1128f36bdfb559.squirrel@ed-sh-cp3.entirelydigital.com>
To: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: "Antony Kennedy" <antony@silversquid.com>, "Sebastian Zartner" <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>, "Anton Prowse" <prowse@moonhenge.net>, www-style@w3.org, "Perry Smith" <pedzsan@gmail.com>

Le Ven 12 octobre 2012 15:44, Boris Zbarsky a écrit :
> On 10/12/12 3:41 PM, "Gérard Talbot" wrote:
>>> The problem is persisted across what.  Page?  Hostname?  Something
>>> else?
>>
>> Persistence over visits. When I revisit, say,
>>
>> http://www.howtocreate.co.uk/ie8.html
>>
>> I want the webpage to serve me my preferred alternate stylesheet which
>> is
>> , in my case, the Moosified alternate stylesheet.
>
> Yes, yes.  But what should happen when you visit
>
>    http://www.howtocreate.co.uk/
>
> ?

Then it should be by domain name. This is the case for
http://www.howtocreate.co.uk/
by the way. I can set my preferred alternate stylesheet in
http://www.howtocreate.co.uk/ie8.html
and it will be honored when I visit
http://www.howtocreate.co.uk/

> Consider both the cases when it has an alternate stylesheet called
> "Moosified" and when it does not.

If "Moosified" is not available for a particular page, then the persistent
stylesheet should prevail.

Persistent, preferred and alternate stylesheets are defined at
http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/present/styles.html#h-14.3.2

Gérard
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