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Re: [CSS21] out of scope counter-reset inconsistency?

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2005 20:36:07 -0700
To: Geoff Soutter <geoff@volantis.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050721033607.GA10116@ridley.dbaron.org>
On Wednesday 2005-07-20 17:26 +0100, Geoff Soutter wrote:
> In the latest WD, It appears that:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-CSS21-20050613/syndata.html#counter
> conflicts with:
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2005/WD-CSS21-20050613/generate.html#scope
> in that the former refers to out of scope counter-reset operating on the
> root element and the latter refers to it operating on the the element in
> question.
> As I understand it this behaviour has recently changed so it may have
> been overlooked.

The latter is correct.  When proposing edits for some decisions we made
regarding counters, I didn't even realize that the former section
existed.  Probably the sentence should just be removed (and perhaps much
of the section).


L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >
          Technical Lead, Layout & CSS, The Mozilla Foundation

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