Re: Can cascading work?
William M. Perry wrote:
> This will really only help with well-written author stylesheets. I
> haven't done a sampling, but if anybody has, I'd be interested in the
> percentage of sheets that actually _use_ relative font sizing versus the 'I
> want this 26pt, dammit' philosophy.
If you can trust authors to use relative sizing then you don't need
cascading, just parameterization. DSSSL has built-in parameterization (
(declare-initial-value ...) ) for inherited characteristics, but you
could also make more advanced parameters available like: "use-colors?"