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Re: CSS2-12.5: counter-increment/-reset "none" not defined in spec

From: Ian Hickson <py8ieh@bath.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 30 Jun 1999 12:02:37 +0100 (BST)
To: Bloo <bloo@blooberry.com>
cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.04.9906301158490.5316-100000@ss1.bath.ac.uk>
On Wed, 30 Jun 1999, Bloo wrote:

> counter-increment/counter-reset: none
> Neither this section [1] nor 4.3.5 [2] details exactly what a value
> of "none" means for these properties. The spec *does* go out of its
> way to describe what "display: none" and "visibility: hidden" mean
> in *conjunction* with this property, but...

   content-increment: none;

...means that no counters are incremented by that element, and

   counter-reset: none;

...means that no counters are reset by that element.

They are the initial ('default') values for those properties. 

It is rather odd that this is not documented, though. 

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