RE: CSS1, new draft specification

Walter Ian Kaye (
Fri, 29 Dec 1995 13:23:01 -0800

At 2:41p 12/28/95, Chris Wilson (PSD) wrote:

>I don't like the disappearance of the $CANVAS. Saying that "In HTML, the
>BODY element is given this role" (of acting as the container for all
>elements) falls down when you think about the effects of the default
>stylesheet on HTML 2.0 documents that do not have a <BODY> (or a <HEAD>, or
>an <HTML>).

Umm, if you're writing a style sheet, aren't you also in charge of the HTML
document? And if so, is it that hard to put in <HTML>, <HEAD>, and/or

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