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Re: [css3] "Selectors that People Actually Use"

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2008 21:45:39 -0600
Message-ID: <47BCF3E3.1030004@mit.edu>
To: Alan Gresley <alan1@azzurum.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Alan Gresley wrote:
> If I wish to correctly use selectors, then I must wait until most UA support
> 'background-size' before I can use this progressive enhancement.

Or create designs in which that property not being applied is OK, yes.

> div.x {background: url(galaxy.jpg) center} div.x[class*=""]:not(:first-child)
> {background: url(galaxy.png);background-size: 100% 100%;}

Which will break as soon as a UA supports *="" but not background-size....  Say 
Gecko 1.9.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 21 February 2008 03:45:14 GMT

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