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Re: [CSS21] 12.5 Lists - comments on Working Draft

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 03 Mar 2011 16:45:11 -0800
Message-ID: <4D703617.9080107@inkedblade.net>
To: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On 01/07/2011 01:04 PM, Anton Prowse wrote:
> 12.5 (Lists) says:
>
> # CSS 2.1 offers basic visual formatting of lists. An element with
> # 'display: list-item' generates a principal box for the element's
> # content and, depending on the values of 'list-style-type' and 'list-
> # style-image', possibly also a marker box as a visual indication
> # that the element is a list item.
>
> For clarity, can we have
> s/principal box/principal block box/
>
> Although 9.2.1 and 9.2.4 do spell out that list items generate block-level
> boxes, 12.5 currently fails to clearly specify that
> the box generated is a block container box (and hence a block box).

Assumed editorial; fixed.

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 4 March 2011 00:45:47 GMT

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