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[css3-lists] upper-hexadecimal vs. hexadecimal & text-transform

From: Peter Moulder <peter.moulder@monash.edu>
Date: Tue, 22 Nov 2011 09:19:49 +1100
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <20111121221949.GA11440@bowman.infotech.monash.edu.au>
On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 06:59:25PM +0100, Christoph Päper wrote:

> Furthermore, if we could replace, for instance,
> 
>   foo {list-style-type: upper-hexadecimal:}
> 
> by the more generic
> 
>   foo {list-style-type: hexadecimal;)
>   foo::marker {text-transform: uppercase;}
> 
> shouldn’t we do so?

That works OK for list markers, but not so well for use of counters in
'content' values, where the counter is sometimes mixed with text that shouldn't
be uppercased.

pjrm.
Received on Monday, 21 November 2011 22:20:17 GMT

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