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Re: [css3-lists] Alignment of list markers

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2011 09:34:20 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=9pFCHV3PHx_TaWyJzpG9PvbCDWx+2wqLT+aNJxEHksg@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 6:39 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> On 06/08/2011 04:28 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>>
>> On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 11:55 PM, Brad Kemper<brad.kemper@gmail.com>
>>  wrote:
>>>
>>> On Jun 6, 2011, at 11:43 PM, fantasai<fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
>>>  wrote:
>>>
>>>> I think we should make it clear if/how 'vertical-align' can be used to
>>>> position list markers.
>>>
>>> Supposedly all properties are fair game.
>>
>> Indeed.  'inside' list markers are just inline-block elements, and
>
> Why are they inline-blocks instead of inlines? That does not make
> much sense to me.

I think I just made the choice fairly arbitrarily.  You can't tell the
difference currently, because you can't make a marker that would
line-wrap.

I don't see too much wrong with making them inlines.  They'll still
act properly when positioned with 'outside', so sure.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 9 June 2011 16:35:08 GMT

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