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Re: user defined stylesheets

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Jan 2001 21:30:29 -0500 (EST)
To: Frank Tobin <ftobin@uiuc.edu>
cc: Anthony Quinn <anthony@frontend.com>, WAI Mailing list <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0101112129120.11713-100000@tux.w3.org>

I often use a user style sheet to edit a document. This is so I can change
things very rapidly to generate different views of the information. But
common features are emphasis on dt and dfn elements, as per your example.


Charles McCN

On Wed, 10 Jan 2001, Frank Tobin wrote:

  Anthony Quinn, at 15:13 -0000 on Wed, 10 Jan 2001, wrote:

      If anyone has some examples of stylesheets which they use, could they please
      send them to me, as I would like to show how this feature works in real

  I use a simple stylesheet:

  dfn, dt {
    font: bold;

  font, FONT {
    font-family: sans-serif;
    font-size: medium;

  I wish the font bit worked like I think it would in Mozilla, but alas....

  I tried to do something like like "blockquote{ border: thin red }" or
  something, but it messed up too many pages which use blockquotes as

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