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Re: [css3-lists] CJK numbering algorithms

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 14:38:50 -0700
Message-ID: <4DB0A3EA.9060308@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 04/21/2011 02:02 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>
>        * For Korean informal styles, if the value of the ten-thousands
>          group is 1, drop the digit (but leave the group marker).

Maybe stick an also somewhere in the Korean one, so it's clear it's
additive with the previous rule? Not sure where, though.

>   7. Drop zeros:
>        * For the Chinese styles, drop any leading zeros
>          in the largest group.  Drop any trailing zeros for all
>          non-zero groups.  For each group, collapse any remaining adjacent
>          zeros into a single zero.  For the Chinese informal styles,
>          drop any groups with a value of zero.
>        * For the Japanese and Korean styles, drop all zeros.
>
> I think this correctly synthesizes all three of the algorithms and
> their formal/informal distinctions.  I'm not particularly happy with
> the way I've worded 7.1, though.

Yeah, me neither. What was the problem with my wording?

~fantasai
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