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Re: Proposal: Chained Classnames (was: Extension Mechanism for HTML)

From: Gervase Markham <gerv@mozilla.org>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2007 12:01:40 +0100
Message-ID: <46499314.8000009@mozilla.org>
To: Jack Sleight <jack.sleight@gmail.com>
CC: Charles Ying <charles.ying@gmail.com>, Maurice Carey <maurice@thymeonline.com>, HTML Working Group <public-html@w3.org>

Jack Sleight wrote:
> It's probably worth mentioning that IE6 ignores classes where the name 
> begins with an underscore, and will not apply the relevant styles. 
> Underscores within the name are fine, just not at the beginning. I'm not 
> sure about IE7.

That _is_ worth mentioning. Drat. How about a final underscore 
("copyright_")?

I believe IE 6 also has a bug with CSS selectors which use multiple 
class names as well. <sigh>

Gerv
Received on Tuesday, 15 May 2007 11:02:50 UTC

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