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From Thorsten Scherler <thors...@apache.org>
Subject RE: title attribute in css links
Date Thu, 01 Jun 2006 11:01:15 GMT
Can someone open an issue for this?

Will put it on my todo list.

salu2

El jue, 01-06-2006 a las 18:55 +0800, Gav.... escribió:
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Mark Eggers [mailto:its_toasted@yahoo.com]
> > Sent: Thursday, 1 June 2006 1:53 PM
> > To: dev@forrest.apache.org
> > Subject: title attribute in css links
> > 
> > Hello,
> > 
> > Adding a second css file with branding-css-links.ft
> > does not work under Firefox, but does under IE 6.  It
> > turns out that there is a reason according to both the
> > Bugzilla comments and the W3 recommendations:
> > 
> > https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=223410
> > http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/present/styles.html#h-14.3.2
> > 
> > Basically, the author uses a title for the preferred
> > style sheet (according to Mozilla's reading of the
> > above).  Since branding-css-links.ft adds a title
> > attribute for each css this means the first css file
> > in each page gets used and the second one gets ignored
> > by Firefox.
> > 
> > Is there a use planned for the title attribute in the
> > css links?
> > 
> 
> Good catch Mark, it does seem as though we are using the title
> Incorrectly.[1] Moreover, the ft file incorrectly leaves out titles
> For alternates and puts one in if it not alternate. It is just
> Not as black and white as that. It depends on several factors, mainly if you
> want the stylesheet to be persistent, preferred or alternate and
> combinations of.
> 
> Now I think Forrest main basic/screen/common etc Stylesheets are to be
> persistent and the other  stylesheets such as pelt , print are to be
> alternate, so that leaves us with what to do with user declared stylesheets,
> they should be alternate and chosen by the user in preference to pelt or
> whatever, they wont be used in place of persistent stylesheets but can
> override styling from them if required.
> 
> This could get confusing, [1] explains it in a nutshell, so we should change
> accordingly.
> 
> 
> [1] - http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/present/styles.html#h-14.3.1
> 
> Gav...
> 
> 
> > Thanks - Mark
> > 
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thorsten

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