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Re: Scope of :hover

From: Michael Day <mikeday@yeslogic.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Jun 2003 11:14:24 +1000 (EST)
To: John Lewis <lewi0371@mrs.umn.edu>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0306041113070.4339-100000@lorien.yeslogic.com>

> It's inconsistent, maybe a little confusing, and I'm sure there's at
> least one document it messes up, but for the most part it works. If
> CSS is going to say what :hover does and doesn't apply to, I think
> behavior similar to Opera's should be considered.

Please no, that will make parsing selectors very confusing, as :hover by
itself has an implicit universal selector according to the grammar, making
it identical to *:hover.

Michael Day

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Received on Tuesday, 3 June 2003 21:10:53 UTC

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