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Re: Publishing Selectors API Level 2 as an FPWD?

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 2010 08:06:20 -0500
Message-ID: <4B4B224C.5000908@mit.edu>
To: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
CC: Sean Hogan <shogun70@westnet.com.au>, public-webapps <public-webapps@w3.org>
On 1/11/10 4:55 AM, Lachlan Hunt wrote:
> When there's no reference nodes passed and no :scope selector used, the
> behaviour of querySelector and querySelectorAll is unchanged from v1. If
> there is a :scope selector used, then it matches the context node. If
> there are also additional reference nodes passed, then :scope will
> instead match any of the elements in given collection.

Got it.  We should really make this MUCH clearer in the spec text.

> or what
>> queryScopedSelector(All) is supposed to do. Am I just missing something?
>> Am I reading the wrong draft?
>> (I'd link to the "dated" version of the draft, in case it changes, but
>> that link is broken, sadly.)
> You can link to the CVS revision instead. The link to the dated version
> in the page header is generated automatically by the spec generator,
> regardless of whether it actually exists or not.

That answers my complaint, but not my question: what is 
queryScopedSelector supposed to do?

Received on Monday, 11 January 2010 13:11:19 UTC

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