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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-inline-3] Add keywords for raised / dropped initials

From: fantasai via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 16 Oct 2018 15:13:21 +0000
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@AmeliaBR Not going to add keywords that compute to arbitrarily chosen constants like 3.

@Dan503 If we need sub-properties, we add sup-properties. Adding a complex syntax isn't really great, it was just unavoidable in Grid. :(

Proposal is to change the syntax of `initial-letters` from

initial-letters: <number> <integer>?


initial-letters: <number> [ drop | raise | <integer>]?

Where an omitted second argument is equal to `drop` which computes to the positive integer floor of `<number>`; and where `raise` computes to `1`.

This is basically syntactic just sugar for what we have already.

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