[thelist] CSS: Why does this work?

Anthony Baratta anthony at baratta.com
Tue Apr 6 10:43:44 CDT 2004

At 06:28 AM 4/6/2004, Rob Smith wrote:

>   Why does the div work when you enter either "test a" or just "a" in the
>class field? As a random test, "cow a" works too.

Because you are "stacking" styles. If you want to add different styles to 
an element and don't want to create a new style with all the attributes, 
just add them in a space separated list.

In your example, you are trying to apply class test and class a, but test 
doesn't exist so it's ignored.

Anthony Baratta
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"Conformity is the refuge of the unimaginative."

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