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Re: Errata in CSS3 selectors

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 25 May 2001 15:14:01 -0700 (Pacific Daylight Time)
To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.31.0105251512560.1804-100000@HIXIE.netscape.com>
On Fri, 25 May 2001, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>
>   CSS Level 2 says in section 5.10
>
>   [...]
>   Conforming HTML user agents may ignore all rules with :first-line or
>   :first-letter in the selector, or, alternatively, may only support a
>   subset of the properties on these pseudo-elements.
>   [...]
>
>   This statement could not be found in the W3C selectors draft, it
>   should be added in section 13 or someone has to tell me, why
>   user agents must fully implement these pseudo elements now

Because we now have the notion of profiles. A full implementation of the
W3C Selectors Specification would implement these pseudo-elements fully.

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