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From: Tab Atkins Jr.. via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2011 23:15:13 +0000
To: public-css-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1QEUzp-0006Ig-Ar@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/csswg/css3-lists
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv24111

Modified Files:
	Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
Hooked the complex styles into the counter-style descriptors.


Index: Overview.src.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/csswg/css3-lists/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.73
retrieving revision 1.74
diff -u -d -r1.73 -r1.74
--- Overview.src.html	23 Apr 2011 01:20:00 -0000	1.73
+++ Overview.src.html	25 Apr 2011 23:15:10 -0000	1.74
@@ -392,14 +392,12 @@
 		<li>Concatenate the groups into one string.</li>
 	</ol>
 
-	<p>This system is defined for all numbers greater than zero. For zero and
-	negative numbers, instead construct the representation of the counter value
-	using the ''decimal'' style.</p>
+	<p>For this system, the <i title='counter-lower-bound'>lower range bound descriptor</i>
+	is 1, the <i title='counter-upper-bound'>upper range bound descriptor</i> is 
+	infinity, and the rest of the descriptors have their initial value.</p>
 
-	<p>The suffix for the ethiopic-numeric numbering systems is a dot
-	(. U+002E FULL STOP). <span class="issue">Is there a better suffix
-	to use? <strong>The alphabetic ethiopic systems use a different
-	suffix.</strong></span></p>
+	<p class='issue'>Is there a better suffix to use than the initial (".")?  The
+	alphabetic ethiopic systems use a different suffix.</p>
 
 	<div class="example">
 		<p>The decimal number 100, in ethiopic, is ፻ U+137B <!-- odd --></p>
@@ -531,11 +529,13 @@
 		counter value.</li>
 	</ol>
 
-	<p>For all of these counter styles, the suffix is "、" U+3001, the prefix is 
-	the empty string, the fallback style is ''cjk-decimal'', and the upper range 
-	bound is 9999 9999 9999 9999 (one less than 10<sup>16</sup>).  For the Chinese 
-	and Japanese styles, the lower range bound is -9999 9999 9999 9999 (one more
-	than -10<sup>16</sup>); for the Korean styles the lower range bound is 0.</p>
+	<p>For all of these counter styles, the <i title='counter-suffix'>suffix descriptor</i>
+	is "、" U+3001 and the <i title='counter-fallback'>fallback descriptor</i> is
+	''cjk-decimal''.  For Chinese and Japanese, the 
+	<i title='counter-lower-range'>lower range bound descriptor</i> is -9999 9999 9999 9999
+	(-10<sup>16</sup>+1), while for Korean it's 0.  For all of them, the
+	<i title='counter-upper-range'>upper range bound descriptor</i> is 9999 9999 9999 9999
+	(10<sup>16</sup>-1).</p>
 
 	<p>The following tables define the characters used in these styles:</p>
 
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