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Re: [css3-selectors] :parent selector

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2006 21:21:21 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200609252021.k8PKLLK01066@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

> No. I was suggesting that the parent selectors could not be applied at  
> all, only at the end, without getting in the way of normal incremental  

But that seems to give the worst possible behaviour for all the use
cases that have been given here, which seem to have only one child.

Incidentally, img within a wouldn't be necessary with the current
XHTML 2.0 proposals.

> rendering - performance-wise. I was also saying the algorithm for applying  
> these selectors can be entirely different, specifically optimized for such  
> needs.
Received on Monday, 25 September 2006 20:28:42 GMT

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