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Re: [css3-lists] ::marker should inherit from the element

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:52:42 +0200
To: "Simon Sapin" <simon.sapin@exyr.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.wu2rp4cvbunlto@oyvinds-desktop>
On Fri, 05 Apr 2013 16:55:56 +0200, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>  

> Le 05/04/2013 16:48, Øyvind Stenhaug a écrit :
>> On Fri, 05 Apr 2013 15:47:45 +0200, Simon Sapin<simon.sapin@exyr.org>
>> wrote:
>>> >We at least want to inherit font-family, right?  The simplest for  
>>> specs
>>> >would be for ::marker to inherit just like ::before does.
>>> >
>>> >If there are specific web-compat concerns or use cases regarding
>>> >text-transform, font-variant or other properties, they could be
>>> >addressed in a UA stylesheet. For example:
>>> >
>>> >    ::marker { text-transform: initial; font-variant: initial }
>> Yes, indeed, but unless those rules are specified somewhere, I don't see
>> that it helps much for interoperability. And Lists already has a UA
>> stylesheet (although only informative and for HTML, as usual for CSS
>> specs).
> Sure. If any such UA stylesheet is needed it should be discussed here  
> and then put in a spec.
> I don’t know the details of these issues or if they exist at all,  
> though. Can you expand?

As mentioned, I'm not sure if it's really going to be an issue either. We  
decided to stick with the majority/our old behavior in this regard, which  
I believe would correspond to the ruleset you gave above. So I don't know  
if changing would have given us any web compat problems.

Øyvind Stenhaug
Opera Software ASA
Received on Friday, 5 April 2013 15:53:16 UTC

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