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Make css class "private"

 
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Hello.

For example you are independent developer who created a custom component "BaseComponent" that contains only AnchorPane with an empty css class "external".


I'm another developer who created my custom component "SuperComponent", that contains  2 BaseComponent's "One" , "Two", with classes "background" , and "foreground". A SuperComponent.css style class looks like:
 

And as you can see , i used a "background" class name, that's very common.

A third employee inserts SuperComponent to his big project. And he has already defined css class



Because SuperComponent has only empty class "background" it applies a red background to it, that wasn't expected to.
So how can i encapsulate SuperComponent .background class of being overriten outside?

1)
I'v tried to add another class for each component "One" and "Two", and make css like :
 

That not helped. A third employee css

overrides it again.


2)
I'v tried to set a root class of my SuperComponent and make css like:  


or



Also not helped.

I'v found only 2 ways of doing that, non of them i liked:
1) Rename my background class to  "supercomponent-background", but this is nonsense, because for my point i'm already in supercomponent.css and operating my "unique" .background class
2) Override all properties for .background class. This is also meaningless, because i need to overrite EVERY -fx-property.

Please explain how to properly get out of the situation.



 
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