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Re: [css3-gcpm] [css3-lists] Moving the list-related chapter of GCPM to Lists

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2011 16:44:59 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDkW+J+ej6NFkBS-CNE7t1wUE5x_gZgaqaUi4Zb_WEdgQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Nov 14, 2011 at 4:29 PM, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com> wrote:
> Also sprach Tab Atkins Jr.:
>
>  > > @counter-style daggers "*" "\2020" "\2021" "\A7" "#";
>  > >
>  > > which is a shorthand for:
>  > >
>  > > @counter-style daggers {
>  > >   type: non-repeating;
>  > >   glyphs: "*" "\2020" "\2021" "\A7" "#";
>  > > }
>  >
>  > Would you really want non-repeating?  The quintessential example you
>  > use, footnotes, should probably be done with the 'symbolic' type
>  > instead (that's what the symbols() function now defaults to).
>  > 'repeating' might be a better generic choice, too.
>
> Yes, 'symbolic' is probably better.

I've logged an issue about it in the spec.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 15 November 2011 00:45:47 GMT

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