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Re: [css3-lists] glyphs in single string

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Nov 2011 01:20:28 +0100
Message-ID: <20173.36300.351164.12736@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Peter Moulder <peter.moulder@monash.edu>, www-style@w3.org
Also sprach Tab Atkins Jr.:

 > The second is
 > practical - the space-separated syntax prevents an author from ever
 > having a marker with a space in it.  Daniel provided an example of
 > this in the "Mongolian and French lists" thread.

I wasn't proposing to remove the longhand. But now that I think about
it, we probably don't need it. If you want a marker with space,
couldn't you do this:

  glyphs: 'a\ b c\ d'; /* two values, both with spaces */

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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