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Re: CSS3 Pseudo-elements

From: Etan Wexler <ewexler@stickdog.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Jan 2003 02:03:32 -0500
Message-ID: <1102393821.20030102020332@stickdog.com>
To: (wrong string) Çelik" <tantekc@microsoft.com>, "Ian Hickson" <ian@hixie.ch>

John Lewis wrote to <www-style@w3.org> on 1 January 2003 in
"Re: CSS3 Pseudo-elements"
(<mid:98384302895.20021231224507@cda.mrs.umn.edu>), suggesting
clarified prose for the Selectors module:

>> If an element contains text inserted with ::before or ::after, the
>> ::first-letter and ::first-line pseudo-elements apply to the first
>> letter or line of the element including the inserted text.

I strongly support John's rewording.  If an example is given, it
should, to accomodate the lay reader, use HTML element types rather
than the abstractions that I used.

How opine the editors?

Etan Wexler <mailto:ewexler@stickdog.com>
Received on Thursday, 2 January 2003 22:08:03 UTC

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