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Re: [Selectors API 2] Is matchesSelector stable enough to unprefix in implementations?

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 11:23:55 -0500
Message-ID: <4ECA7B1B.6020206@mit.edu>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: public-webapps@w3.org
On 11/21/11 10:56 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 21, 2011 at 7:22 AM, Boris Zbarsky<bzbarsky@mit.edu>  wrote:
>> What's the current state of matchesSelector?  Are we confident enough in the
>> name and such to unprefix it?
>
> I think that matchesSelector suffers from the same verbosity that qSA
> does, and would benefit from the same discussion as what has happened
> over .find/findAll.

I was wondering about that; hence the question.

Let's have this discussion right now.  What name here would:

1)  Make sense.
2)  Not break existing content.
3)  Be short.

?

-Boris
Received on Monday, 21 November 2011 16:24:36 GMT

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