[Project_owners] Skinning extension through userContent.css?

Sudhakar Chandra thaths at openscroll.org
Sun Nov 21 06:24:00 EST 2004


Chris Neale wrote:
> On Saturday 20 November 2004 16:25, Sudhakar Chandra wrote:
>>I do have a slight problem.  My XUL extension (a news aggregator),
> which mozdev project ?

habarixenu.mozdev.org

>>generates HTML, saves it to a file and opens it in an iframe using a
>>file:// url. I am not sure if that would be skinnable through
>>userChrome.css.
> probably not

I tested it and userChrome does not seem to skin a file:// loaded into 
an iframe.

>>If I were to include a reference to one user*.css explicitly in my
>>generated html, which one should I be using? userContent? userChrome?
> I would generate an id attribute for the body of your generated page, then add 
> instructions that users should prefix styles for this page with that id, when 
> they add declarations to userContent.css

Thanks. That is a good idea.

Thaths
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