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authorJames Bursa <>2006-11-05 21:51:51 +0000
committerJames Bursa <>2006-11-05 21:51:51 +0000
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Summary of lists implementation.
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The box tree can then be rendered using each node's coordinates.
+Lists are one or more elements with 'display: list-item' (which is set for 'li'
+by the default CSS). A list-item is constructed as a BLOCK box and a box for the
+marker attached at block->list_marker. The marker contains the bullet, number,
+or similar, depending on the list-style-type.
+Layout of the block is as normal. A pass of layout after main layout places list
+marker boxes to the left of their block (see layout_lists()).
Absolute positioning
Absolutely positioned boxes are constructed in the box tree in the same place as