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Re: [css-lists] Value for counter-reset & counter-increment properties: <ident> or <custom-ident>?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 18:51:18 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCgu=kv98uH0DFcCL5ZEvm9DX2_x9L+d+3rQc6G+BV8-A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Nov 19, 2013 at 6:45 PM, Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com> wrote:
> Hi www-style,
>
> Do the "counter-reset" and "counter-increment" properties take "<ident>"
> or "<custom-ident>"[1] for the counter name?
>
> Currently, they're specced as taking <ident>:
>
>   # Value: [ <ident> <integer>? ]+ | none
>   http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-lists/#counter-properties
>
> ...but I think that might just be because <custom-ident> wasn't
> available the last time the css-lists spec was updated, or something
> like that.

Correct.

> So, anyway: is it reasonable to assume that these properties really take
> <custom-ident>, *not* <ident>?

Yes.  I'll edit it to fix tomorrow.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 20 November 2013 02:52:06 UTC

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