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Re: [css3-lists] of lists and castles

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2011 09:20:09 +0200
Message-ID: <19893.8361.801897.174436@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Also sprach John Daggett:

 > I think it would be better to focus on making the extension mechanism
 > (i.e. @counter-style) as simple as possible to allow *simple* extended
 > list styles and not require user agents to support a long list of
 > default formats that may or may not be what users in a given locale
 > prefer in a given context.  Specifically, I think section 4.3
 > ("Complex counter styles") should be dropped completely


 > and the list
 > of required @counter-style rules reduced significantly or eliminated.


 > I think describing number formatting in general (i.e. beyond the use
 > in simple lists) is a worthy task but not something that really
 > belongs in a CSS rec.  I think a W3C Note or a Unicode Technical Note
 > would be a better place for this work.  I don't see any real use for
 > numbers that run into the trillions in the context of lists.


              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
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