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From Dave Brondsema <d...@brondsema.net>
Subject Re: Why do font, etc. instructions appear in XSL templates?
Date Thu, 19 Feb 2004 03:59:21 GMT
Quoting Moshe Yudkowsky <msha4_05@bl.com>:

> I would like to thank everyone who replied to my message, both on-list and
> offlist.
> 
> Allow me to modify my question. skins/forrest-site/xslt/html/site2xthtml.xsl
> 
> also contains examples of setting font properties. For example, in the 
> breadcrumb trail section:
> 
> <font face="Arial, Helvetica, Sans-serif" size="2">
> 
> In practice, what this means to me is that I had to start by using the
> template 
> and work my way up in complexity to get the skin for my website. I would have
> 
> liked to start with forrest-site and pared away features I didn't need.
> 
> Again, the question is whether forrest-site is that way for historical
> reasons, 
> or if there's a program-driven reason.
> 

forrest-site hasn't changed much lately; forrest-css should look pretty much the
same, but uses CSS.  krysalis-site is one of the most popular skins; and if you
want to base your skin on one that uses CSS you should also consider tigris-style.

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Dave Brondsema 
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