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Re: [css3] “Selectors that People Actually Use”

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 10:41:05 +0100
Message-ID: <47BAA431.7070209@disruptive-innovations.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

Jens Meiert wrote:

> * E:lang(fr) – Probably the most questionable selector since apparently replaceable by attribute selectors.

Certainly not.

:lang() deals with not only with the attributes carried by the element
also with the language of prose in the element. That is determined not
only by the element itself, but also its ancestors, the META tags on the
document if it's HTML and even the HTTP headers.

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