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Re: Selectors API naming

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2006 15:57:43 +0100
Message-Id: <97D29B27-9922-4A7C-9AFB-CF2589D4D87B@berjon.com>
Cc: "Web API WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>

On Dec 20, 2006, at 15:20, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Wed, 20 Dec 2006 15:02:47 +0100, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>  
> wrote:
>> On Dec 20, 2006, at 14:51, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>>> No, the Selectors specification is separate from CSS.
>> That belief only exists within the small ivory tower known as "The  
>> CSS Working Group". To those of us who actually use the stuff for  
>> work, that distinction is a totally moot political statement of  
>> interest only standards people with too much time on their hands:  
>> selectors are, and will always be, "CSS".
>> That's why if you want to address the needs of us folks as opposed  
>> to your own politico-religious quibbling, calling it something  
>> along the lines of matchCSS makes most sense.
> You want www-style@w3.org.

Last I checked the choice of names for this API lied in the WebAPI  
WG's hands.

Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
As best as I can make out, neither statement is not always correct.
                         -- Doug Schepers
Received on Wednesday, 20 December 2006 14:58:01 UTC

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