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Re: Opera's Proposal for :context Selector

From: Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>
Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2008 18:11:16 -0700
Cc: "Andrew Fedoniouk" <news@terrainformatica.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <25E662C7-4E7B-4B31-AB35-04D09152DA63@comcast.net>
To: David Håsäther <hasather@gmail.com>


On Jul 11, 2008, at 1:45 PM, David Håsäther wrote:

>> Example, following implies that you are targeting HTML:
>>
>>   :root > body > something {}
>
> Certainly not. Any markup language may define an element type with  
> the name "body".

Why would anyone write complex selectors if they have no idea of what  
the document structure will be? And how could you know what the  
document structure is, if you don't even know if it is HTML or not?
Received on Saturday, 12 July 2008 01:12:00 GMT

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