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Re: [css-counter-styles] About space between bullet and content

From: L Robinson <venividicognitus@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 24 May 2014 16:26:01 +0000
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To: style <www-style@w3.org>
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http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2014May/0326.html

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On Sat, May 24, 2014 at 3:54 PM, L Robinson <venividicognitus@gmail.com>wrote:

> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2014May/0327.html
>
>
> On Sat, May 24, 2014 at 2:51 PM, Jonathan Kew <jfkthame@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> On 20/5/14 07:21, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>>
>>> The CSSWG decided that the spacing between marker and content should
>>> just be handled by the suffix of the counter style, as it's simple and
>>> works well for all the predefined styles.  Anything else is confusing
>>> and weird.
>>>
>>
>> This decision is reflected in the current counter-styles ED, which says
>> that the initial value of suffix is
>>
>> "\2E\20" ("." full stop followed by a space)
>>
>> I wonder: would it be preferable to use "\2E\A0" (full stop followed by
>> non-breaking space)? ISTM that it is generally undesirable to allow a
>> line-break between the counter representation and the following text.
>>
>> (In cases where the counter is -not- being used to introduce or "label"
>> the immediately following text, and so the non-breaking space might be
>> inappropriate, I'd expect that one would usually want to override the
>> default suffix anyway.)
>>
>> JK
>>
>>
>
>
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-- Mr. Robinson
Copyright.
It would be humble of me to declare, which I do, that I, Mr. Robinson,
prohibit any transmission of any artistic elements of my life,
those said elements be being covered by copyright legislation,
and further, abrogate any previous non-binding arrangements.
Mr Robinson.
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