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Re: [OT] [CSS21] xml namespace

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2005 11:13:57 +0000 (UTC)
To: George Chavchanidze <gch@rmi.acnet.ge>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0504271112410.9723@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 27 Apr 2005, George Chavchanidze wrote:
> Very well but I want to see namespace selectors and namespace aware attr()
> function to be implemented in browsers. 
> CSS2.1 most probably will be implemented while namespace enhancements
> scattered in different CSS3 drafts may not be. 

What spec the features are in has very little bearing on what gets 
implemented. What gets implemented depends on user feedback.

> At the moment only Mozilla seems to be able to get 
> 	content: attr(foo|name); 
> properly while Opera, MSIE and Prince fail (did not try Safari yet).

The same (or similar, with different browsers in the "only X" position) 
can be said for many parts of CSS2.1. :-)

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