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Re: [css3-lists] ::marker should inherit from the element

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 16:48:08 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.wu2oqimcbunlto@oyvinds-desktop>
On Fri, 05 Apr 2013 15:47:45 +0200, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>  
wrote:

> We at least want to inherit font-family, right?  The simplest for specs  
> would be for ::marker to inherit just like ::before does.
>
> If there are specific web-compat concerns or use cases regarding  
> text-transform, font-variant or other properties, they could be  
> addressed in a UA stylesheet. For example:
>
>    ::marker { text-transform: initial; font-variant: initial }

Yes, indeed, but unless those rules are specified somewhere, I don't see  
that it helps much for interoperability. And Lists already has a UA  
stylesheet (although only informative and for HTML, as usual for CSS  
specs).

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Øyvind Stenhaug
Opera Software ASA
Received on Friday, 5 April 2013 14:48:38 UTC

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