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Re: Comments on CSS 2.1 last call

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2002 05:52:01 +0000 (GMT)
To: Peter Sheerin <pete@petesguide.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0209030549570.4549-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 2 Sep 2002, Peter Sheerin wrote:

>> Mozilla and Mozilla-based products have never supported
>> 'display:marker', nor is there, to my knowledge, any way to change
>> the content of markers used in those browsers (e.g. using
>> 'content'). Could you show us the test page demonstrating what you
>> say works?
> Sure: http://www.cadenceweb.com/newsletter/sheerin/test/

That page isn't showing Mozilla supporting markers. It's showing
Mozilla supporting generated content, which is very different.

> You'll notice that Mozilla 1.1 does exhibit one bug, in that it
> displays both the marker and the native bullet when display:marker
> is used on unordered lists (first example), although that doesn't
> occur with the second list (with the circle image).

That's because it totally ignores 'display:marker', and the second
case doesn't have normal list bullets (the paragraphs are
display:block not display:list-item).

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