[Plone-UI] Re: Plone, restructured text, STX and CSS

Dave Turvene dturvene at comcast.net
Sun Mar 25 02:57:07 UTC 2007


Alexander Limi <limi at ...> writes:
> > The second weird thing is these two sides can also be rendered using the  
> > ReST
> > .docutils class but none of the six originally displayed sides do this.   
> > So I
> > have several ways to patch this (for my application), but it seems very  
> > much a
> > trial-and-error process.  It also seems like there a lot of ways to do  
> > the same
> > thing in CSS.  I think Larry Wall had a hand in it.
> 
> CSS isn't the problem (well, partly of course), but the various  
> implementations definitely are.

Well put.  I admire CSS more as I get into it.  However, there are definitely
points where I realize I'm doing a "bad" thing but I do it anyways.  That, to
me, is the issue.  It is the 'C' versus 'Ada' debate - freedom versus protection.

Dave








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