W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > May 2015

Re: [css-counter-styles] Allow impls to extend range of hebrew

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 6 May 2015 13:31:59 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDA4w7t_Q8q3Woui_-Og27D_mK5CA2eGKGVsgmv-Q1r=OA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Montagu <smontagu@smontagu.org>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Sun, May 3, 2015 at 1:01 AM, Simon Montagu <smontagu@smontagu.org> wrote:
> No, the numbering system just gets more and more unwieldy, and more
> liable to ambiguity because of the lack of a zero symbol, as the numbers
> get higher. Its a judgment call at what exact point it becomes unusable.

Wait, how do you go past 999,999?  I'm using the geresh system right
now, where the thousands digits are the same as the ones digits except
with a geresh, etc.  Do you add multiple geresh or something to go
higher, or what?

Received on Wednesday, 6 May 2015 20:32:46 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 25 March 2022 10:08:54 UTC