[whatwg] Style sheet objects (was Re: HTML5 is now also hosted by the W3C)

L. David Baron dbaron at dbaron.org
Thu May 10 10:35:56 PDT 2007

On Thursday 2007-05-10 11:08 +0200, Kristof Zelechovski wrote:
> Internet Explorer uses style sheet objects instead; the code would be
> similar to
> document.styleSheets[0].addRule(".TBW", "border-color: red")
> While it is nonstandard, it would be a good candidate for standardizing

It's already standardized (and implemented at least in Mozilla, for
many years now); see:
except that there's no addRule method (there's instead insertRule,
although appendRule would be nice), and insertRule takes the rule as
a single string, not a separate selector and declaration.


L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >
           Technical Lead, Layout & CSS, Mozilla Corporation
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