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Re: OL needs the start attribute

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 16 Oct 2002 20:27:34 +0200
To: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Cc: <www-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3e109edd.592707999@smtp.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Tantek Çelik wrote:
>However, I strongly agree with Jelks' original email - I consider the values
>of the numbers of ordered lists to be in the "content" domain rather than
>the "style" domain 90% of the time.
>I also think the 'start' attribute on 'ol' should be reinstated.

While I agree that the attribute value is part of the content, I am not
able to find a good use case for lists, that do not start with their
first item; do you have some?
Received on Wednesday, 16 October 2002 14:27:19 UTC

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