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Re: [css-counter-styles] Ethiopian numbering

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:36:26 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBDMpquEMGAtk=7oCVAZmMXDbmHE6vcydZ_rwOuUiQPMg@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, WWW International <www-international@w3.org>
On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 12:48 PM, fantasai
<fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> Since I ran into some Ethiopians this weekend, I decided to interrogate
> them on list numbering and punctuation. Here's what I was told:
>   * We shouldn't expect Ethiopians to agree on any kind of convention.
>     We have to just pick something reasonable.
>   * Using ASCII period as a suffix is clearly wrong, since it is not a
>     punctuation character they use. Better to use just a space.

Excellent.  I've made the change to make ethiopic-numeric use a space
as the suffix.

(And it looks like we never did get Counter Styles published as CR? We
should bug the WG about this change on Wednesday, then publish

Received on Monday, 12 January 2015 21:37:16 UTC

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