Re: Inserting text with CSS

My 2 cents worth,
the lack of a proper implementation of a content property forces me to write
my own software for numerous applications, instead of simply having to rely
on CSS

 ----- Original Message -----
From: Daniel Glazman <>
To: Tantek Celik <>
Cc: Simon St.Laurent <>; Zsolt Czinkos
<>; <>
Sent: Thursday, August 26, 1999 3:58 AM
Subject: Re: Inserting text with CSS

> Tantek Celik wrote:
> > How important are :before and :after support to those on this list?  Is
it a
> > few isolated cases of interest or is there a broader desire for daily
> Tantek, I can't believe that question !!!! Does MS *really* need such a
> input to implement a part of the spec MS participated in ?-(
> These pseudos and the 'content' property and counters are *extremely*
> important. Please understand that I have my big-MS-customer hat on,
> not my css-wg-member's. Electricité de France *needs* inserted content
> and counters to webify its existing SGML applications. We need that
> for automatic numbering of non-adjacent elements. We need that for
> automatic visual annotation of technical documents w/o modifying the
> document itself.
> </Daniel>

Received on Thursday, 26 August 1999 11:17:01 UTC