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Re: Against 'start' and 'value' attributes

From: fantasai <fantasai@escape.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2003 11:12:11 -0500
Message-ID: <3E4E66DB.1060704@escape.com>
To: www-html@w3.org

Alexander Savenkov wrote:
> 2003-02-15T11:07:57Z Toby A Inkster <tobyink@goddamn.co.uk> wrote:
 >>
>>You'll notice that in the GPL, the first clause is numbered "0", the 
>>second "1" and so forth. If I acheive this numbering merely using style 
>>sheets, then a user agent that doesn't support style sheets will number 
>>them from "1" onwards.
> 
> Like always: don't use XHTML2 (or numbered lists) if you're unsure of the
> UA support.

Afaik, a user agent may support XHTML2 without supporting CSS.
And a UA supporting CSS may have a "disable author styles" pref.

~fantasai
Received on Saturday, 15 February 2003 11:11:39 GMT

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