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Re: [css3-gcpm] [css3-page] Named page lists

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 10 Sep 2008 09:49:46 -0700
Message-ID: <48C7FAAA.1070302@inkedblade.net>
To: robert@ocallahan.org
CC: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, www-style@w3.org

Robert O'Callahan wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 14, 2008 at 3:48 AM, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com 
> <mailto:howcome@opera.com>> wrote:
>     Are you planning to reintroduce the "pages" counter in that css3-page?
>      http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007May/0075.html
>      http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007May/0076.html
>      http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007Jun/0119.html
>     To summarize, I think there should be two counters that are
>     automatically created: "page" and "pages". "page" is automatically
>     incremented on every page and can be manually reset. "pages" always
>     contains total number of pages in the document.
> Should the value of "page" be different in each repetition of a 
> fixed-pos element?
> If so, can the values of other counters also vary across repetitions?

The 'page' counter is not available in the document context, only within
the margin boxes.


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