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Re: Include CSS in emails

From: Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Date: Tue, 04 Feb 2014 23:09:10 +0400
To: "Stefan Mies" <stefan.mies@gmail.com>
Cc: "public-htmail@w3.org" <public-htmail@w3.org>, "Stefan Mies" <stm@artegic.de>
Message-ID: <op.xart5kpiy3oazb@5.255.232.42-red.dhcp.yndx.net>
Hi Stefan,

On Tue, 04 Feb 2014 22:49:49 +0400, Stefan Mies <stefan.mies@gmail.com>  
wrote:

> So we define that css will be also in the header of css, ok?

I'm not sure that I understand this. Can you offer a code example or two  
of what you expect?

(Do you mean that we should also expect to see a link to a stylesheet,  
like for an HTML page expected to be delivered to a browser, or an email  
header, or something else?)

> Maybe it would be possible to define a special css tag just for email  
> which enables a bandwidth switch :-)

I think that's going to be an unnecessarily painful approach :)

cheers

Chaals

> 2014-02-04 Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>:
>
>> On Tue, 04 Feb 2014 16:05:28 +0400, Stefan Mies <stm@artegic.de> wrote:
>>
>>  Hi Bros,
>>>
>>> are you agree with me that email ehtm didn't need an external CSS path?
>>> Because an external style sheet is ideal when the style is applied to  
>>> many
>>> pages, not for only one page like an email.
>>>
>>
>> Except that I get a lot of regular email, e.g. from mailing lists, or
>> organisations I have asked to write to me. Being able to cache that  
>> would
>> be really useful, especially when I'm working in low-bandwidth  
>> environments.
>>
>> Getting my email often chokes up my bandwidth for minutes at a time,
>> without fetching attachments. Reducing that seems like a win.
>>
>> cheers
>>
>> Chaals
>>
>> --
>> Charles McCathie Nevile - Consultant (web standards) CTO Office, Yandex
>>       chaals@yandex-team.ru         Find more at http://yandex.com
>>
>>


-- 
Charles McCathie Nevile - Consultant (web standards) CTO Office, Yandex
       chaals@yandex-team.ru         Find more at http://yandex.com
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