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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DTD] List attributes
Date Mon, 24 Jun 2002 13:46:32 GMT
"J.Pietschmann" wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> the <ol> element should have an attribute to control the
> numbering, shouldn't it? I.e. whether arabic numbering,
> roman numbers, lower case letters etc. The <ul> should
> have an attribute controlling the bullet used.
> This might be ignored in HTML, but it matters if you
> generate FO.
> 
> Are there default rules how nested <ol> get numbered?
> For example
>   <ol>
>     <li>
>       <ol>
>         <li>stuff
>   ->
>     1.
>       a) stuff
> or
>     1.
>       1.1 stuff

Isn't this a style decision?

I mean: shouldn't be the graphic designer to know *how* to format nested
lists?

-- 
Stefano Mazzocchi      One must still have chaos in oneself to be
                          able to give birth to a dancing star.
<stefano@apache.org>                             Friedrich Nietzsche
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