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RE: Page pseudo-elements

From: Michael Day <mikeday@yeslogic.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2003 18:44:30 -0500 (EST)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0302261050280.1321-100000@lorien.yeslogic.com>
To: "REFSTRUP,JACOB (HP-Vancouver,ex1)" <jacob_refstrup@hp.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

Hi Jacob,

> #footer {
> 	content: "Page " counter(page);
> 	display: fixed;
> }
> would not work as the content of a fixed box doesn't get "updated" every
> time it is "instantiated". Perhaps that is what you are also implicitly
> suggesting?

Yes, that was what I was implicitly suggesting, now that you mention it :)  
To be honest I was not aware of this limitation of fixed boxes. Are there
any problems with allowing the content of fixed boxes to vary on different

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