Re: [TOOLS] CSS to style guide tool

Subject: Re: [TOOLS] CSS to style guide tool
From: Gregory P Sweet <gps03 -at- health -dot- state -dot- ny -dot- us>
To: jimmy -at- breck-mckye -dot- com
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2012 10:48:32 -0500

Yes, I want that (relatively easy to do) plus a visual representation of each style (not so easy) kind of like the way recent versions of word actually show the style, not just the name in the organizer.

I've found a couple of things online, but they all require you to have fully commented the code with a set syntax to generate the style guide. I want something that will give me the visuals without needing the extra code.

-Greg

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Date: 11/09/2012 06:40PM
Subject: Re: [TOOLS] CSS to style guide tool

I'm not sure what it is you're looking for here - you've got a body of
CSS rules and you want to create a style guide for other authors? So you
want a list of class names for authors to invoke consistently as they
write new content? Or have I misunderstood?

On 2012-11-08 19:13, Gregory P Sweet wrote:
> All,
>
> I am looking for  a tool I can use to dive through CSS files I've
> inherited
> and produce a style guide with examples without requiring me to do a
> lot of
> extra markup in the CSS. The few tools I've found all require extra
> markup
> to explain the CSS to the tool. I want something that can simply give
> me
> the element names and an example of the style.
>
> Does such an animal exist?
>
> Thanks,
> -Greg

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References:
Re: [TOOLS] CSS to style guide tool: From: jimmy
[TOOLS] monitors and stuff: From: McLauchlan, Kevin
[TOOLS] CSS to style guide tool: From: Gregory P Sweet

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