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Re: [css21] is 'initial' a valid counter name?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2011 14:49:54 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTimhwS-npJQ+ipAJ74uZiUCL_=koDYmLekV8s75bi-fPMw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 12:31 PM, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com> wrote:
> ± From: Tab Atkins Jr. [mailto:jackalmage@gmail.com]
> ± Sent: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 4:55 PM
> ±
> ± 'initial' has been useful for me in the past.
>
> Can you elaborate? Where does it work now and how was it useful?

Several browsers implement it prefixed right now.  I've used in my
personal experiments (just running in Chrome) when I'm setting style
for a set of elements, and want some subset to act normal without
having to remember what the initial value for that property is.

~TJ
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