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Re: [css-lists] Make ::marker use tabular variant for numbers by default

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:48:40 -0700
Message-ID: <55134958.9010207@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 03/25/2015 03:08 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 21, 2015 at 7:43 PM, Xidorn Quan <quanxunzhen@gmail.com> wrote:
>> In some fonts, numbers are proportional by default, which could cause
>> undesired result in list markers.
>>
>> I propose we add "font-variant-numeric: tabular-nums;" to the default
>> stylesheet of ::marker pseudo element to avoid using proportional number by
>> default.
>>
>> This rule has been used in Firefox since 32.
>
> This seems reasonable to me, and since Firefox has had it for a while,
> I'm comfortable with adding it.
>
> Technically this goes in the Pseudo-Elements 4 spec, then, as that's
> gonna be the new home for ::marker for now.

Edits completed; should probably get a WG resolution on it, though.

~fantasai
Received on Wednesday, 25 March 2015 23:49:08 UTC

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