Re: CSS and presentational markup
Todd Fahrner writes:
> > http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS1-961217.html#the-cascade
> > " The UA may choose to honor other stylistic HTML attributes, for
> > example 'ALIGN'. If so, these attributes are translated to the
> > corresponding CSS rules with specificity equal to 1. The rules are
> > assumed to be at the start of the author style sheet and may be
> > overridden by subsequent style sheet rules. In a transition phase,
> > this policy will make it easier for stylistic attributes to coexist
> > with style sheets. "
> As I read this, all stylistic attributes on HTML elements (as opposed to
> inline STYLE calls) should always be overridden by author stylesheets, or
> by user stylesheets where "!important" is declared.
> Many, many authors will care how their documents are rendered in NS 3.0
> until CSS browsers achieve better than 80% penetration. I'm exploring
> transitional strategies.
Make sure you keep us posted on your findings.
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