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Re: [CSS21] colons are forbidden in type selectors

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sun, 19 Oct 2003 18:03:27 -0500
Message-ID: <3F93183F.8050102@mit.edu>
To: Robert Koberg <rob@koberg.com>
Cc: "'Ian Hickson'" <ian@hixie.ch>, www-style@w3.org



Robert Koberg wrote:
>>>This rules out the colon character which is widely used in XML names.
>
> What percentage of real users have these kind of browsers?

What percentage of users have browsers that support styling XML via CSS 
at all?   (Styling tag soup via CSS and pretending it's XML doesn't 
count, since there are no namespaces involved in tag soup.)  Of the ones 
that do, the vast majority have browsers that support the draft 
specification in question.

-Boris
Received on Sunday, 19 October 2003 19:03:32 GMT

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