fun with style sheets

Denis S. Otkidach ods at
Fri Aug 23 16:38:57 CEST 2002

On Fri, 23 Aug 2002, Mark McEahern wrote:

MM> I have a movabletype blog and I finally overcame my inertia
MM> to edit the
MM> style sheet.  For reasons that probably make sense to
MM> someone, the default
MM> movabletype stylesheets use tabs instead of spaces.  [Insert
MM> religious holy
MM> war about tabs vs. spaces.]  The thing that seems odd about
MM> that in this
MM> particular case is that nominally at least the idea is to
MM> edit the
MM> stylesheet in a rather tiny TEXTAREA on some web page.  Um,
MM> how do you
MM> insert [tab] into a TEXTAREA?  (Answer:  Use the clipboard
MM> to paste one in.
MM> The answer is a reductio ad absurdum, in case you hadn't
MM> noticed.)

Or use excellent browser lynx, that is the best one for editing
textareas (^xe keys open textarea in you favourite editor).

Denis S. Otkidach      [ru] [ru]

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