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Re: Suggestion for CSS3 selectors (fwd)

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 29 Apr 2008 17:02:01 -0700
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: "Brian J. Fink" <desertowl23@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20080430000201.GA959@ridley.dbaron.org>

On Tuesday 2008-04-29 16:48 -0700, fantasai wrote:
> No, that would be
>
>   (selector4) > selector3 > selector2 > selector1
>
> I think an earlier proposal was to use ! in front of the selector, like this:
>
>   !selector4 > selector3 > selector2 > selector1
>
> which I think is easier to type and understand (it's not a nesting idea,
> it's a "mark this thing here" idea).

The version that's actually in working  drafts of css3-selectors is
:subject :
  http://www.w3.org/TR/2000/WD-css3-selectors-20001005/#subject-pseudo

The other, more complex, proposal is at the end of:
  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2002May/0037.html

-David

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