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Re: CSS3: Suggestion for another list-style-type

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2010 08:52:19 -0700
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <CBE272DE-46C6-46C1-883C-CF9F87707D63@gmail.com>
To: Axel Dahmen <brille1@hotmail.com>

On Mar 23, 2010, at 4:46 PM, Axel Dahmen wrote:

> Still, wouldn't it be more appropriate to allow <string> values for the list-style-type property? Why separating this value from all the other predefined values allowed on list-style-type?

By using a ::marker pseudo-element, you can also apply other properties to it as well, such as color. And the 'content' property is already well established for use of setting textual (and other) content for stylistic reasons.
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