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Re: Substring matching attribute selectors (was [CSS2.1] 10.3.5 Floating, non-replaced elements)

From: Gavin Sharp <gavin.sharp@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2008 00:16:58 -0400
Message-ID: <3d1fb26e0806202116r7d35a49dy7e8e99b701675ed4@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Alan Gresley" <alan@css-class.com>
Cc: "Boris Zbarsky" <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, www-style@w3.org

On Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 8:12 PM, Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com> wrote:
> Just going the rounds with Gecko nightly 20 Jun 2008, I wondering what is
> happening with those attribute selectors with empty strings.
>
> http://css-class.com/test/css/selectors/att/attribute-substring-match-empty.htm
>
> Now class^="" and class$="" are showing non matches. No other implementation
> does this. The CSS WG last made a resolution [1] about empty substring
> selectors in April. This is what the latest nightly seems to be following.

> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2008Apr/0019.html

Yes, see https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=420245 (comment
16 and on).

Gavin
Received on Saturday, 21 June 2008 16:25:28 GMT

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