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 Subject:cmsg newgroup comp.infosystems.www.authoring.stylesheetsFrom: group-admin@isc.org (David C Lawrence)Date: 1997/03/25Message-ID: <859303803.16958@isc.org>Newsgroups: comp.infosystems.www.authoring.stylesheets[More Headers]comp.infosystems.www.authoring.stylesheets is an unmoderated newsgroup whichpassed its vote for creation by 166:19 as reported in news.announce.newgroupson 20 Mar 1997.For your newsgroups file:comp.infosystems.www.authoring.stylesheetsLayout/presentation on the WWW.The charter, culled from the vote result announcement:This unmoderated newsgroup is intended for the discussion of Webstylesheets. Style sheets can make an author's life much easier. Withstyle sheets, one only needs to specify presentational preferencesonce, and the style can be applied to an entire site. Not only that,but style sheets also reduce download time when one file contains allthe style information.Topics for this newsgroup include: * How to achieve a particular effect with style sheets, * The relative advantages of different stylesheet languages, * Specifications versus implementations, and * Bugs and limitations in implementations.

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