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[whatwg] Reverse ordered lists

From: Robert <rjmunro@arjam.net>
Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2008 00:10:37 +0000
Message-ID: <4797D77D.8020204@arjam.net>
David Walbert wrote:
> 
> On Jan 23, 2008, at 11:39 AM, Siemova wrote:
> 
>> Very easily:
>>
>> if start is not specified
>> if not reverse
>> start = 1
>> else
>> start = number of items * step 
>>
> 
> It's not that simple -- the last line should be
> 
> start = 1 + ( (number of items - 1) * step)
> 
> if it's assumed that the last item of the list is numbered one by default. 

Surely it should be numbered with the step.

<ol step="-2">
<li>Foo</li>
<li>Bar</li>
<li>Baz</li>
</ol>

Should be:
6. Foo
4. Bar
2. Baz

not:
5. Foo
3. Bar
1. Baz

Robert (Jamie) Munro

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