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Re: [css-counter-styles] range of cjk-decimal should be 0 - inf

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Mar 2014 11:32:19 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCjKS6jy8uNs36a+aWwgFzU2ZFnxuYkgv-pXVHLvwUQ4g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Xidorn Quan <quanxunzhen@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, www International <www-international@w3.org>
On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 9:26 PM, Xidorn Quan <quanxunzhen@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> The counter style cjk-decimal, which is defined in both CSS Counter
> Styles Level 3 and Predefined Counter Styles, should have a range of
> "0 infinite" instead of the default "infinite infinite".
>
> The reason is that there is no proper negative symbol could be defined
> for cjk-decimal: in spite of the difference of this symbol between
> Chinese, Japanese, and Korean, traditional and simplified Chinese even
> use different negative symbols. OTOH, the default negative symbol
> seems to be strange when prepending to the number generated by
> cjk-decimal.
>
> In conclusion, I propose changing the range of cjk-decimal to "0 infinite".

So using the "-" as a negative sign is inappropriate?  If that's the
case, then yeah, I'll drop it to be non-negative.

~TJ
Received on Monday, 3 March 2014 19:33:07 UTC

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