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Re: colours for bullets

From: <dsb@duke.cs.duke.edu>
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 1997 16:10:31 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <199704142010.QAA26758@goldfinch.cs.duke.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
"David Perrell" <davidp@earthlink.net> writes:

><SCRIPT TYPE="text/css">
>UL   { list-style: disc outside; color: red }
>SPAN { color: black }
><LI><SPAN>here is item one</SPAN>
><LI><SPAN>here is item two</SPAN>


>Value: <color>
>Initial: Same as list-item color
>Applies to: elements with 'display' value 'list-item'
>Inherited: yes
>Percentage values: N/A

This would work better as 'list-style-color', IMHO, as it could then be
merged into 'list-style' with all the other 'list-style-*' properties.[1]
Your example would then simplify to:

<SCRIPT TYPE="text/css">
UL   { list-style: disc outside red }
<LI>here is item one
<LI>here is item two


[1] <URL:http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/TR/PR-CSS1#list-style>
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