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Caching problems with CSS @import

Posted on 2004-10-27
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Ive got a style sheet, global.css, that sits at the top of every page in my site.  The global.css only has imports to other 2 other css files (images and buttons).  My question is:  would all 3 css files be cached upon the first visit to my site or would only the global.css file be cached and the other 2 files requested each and every time?
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Question by:soBC
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    all files should be cached unless you specifically instruct the browser NOT to cache them.

    Mike
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    by:soBC
    Thanks.  One question:  when you say "instruct" are you refering to code in the header of the incoming document, or a setting in the Options of the client's browser?
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    by:COBOLdinosaur
    The client browser settings have the final word caching.  You cannot force caching.

    Cd&
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    by:frugle
    :-)

    already printed and on the wall!
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    by:COBOLdinosaur
    Glad we could help.  Thanks for the A .  :^)

    Cd&
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