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Subject: Re: DOCBOOK: curious about attribute default on <itemizedlist>

On Wed, Jul 31, 2002 at 08:50:53PM -0400, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> with possible values of compact or normal, but a listed
> default of none.  what does this mean?  how can it not have
> a listed default value?  just curious.

It just means there is no hardcoded default in the DTD, and usually
that the stylesheet may infer a "default" value from the context,
based on described processing expectations if any.

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