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Re: [css2.1] :first-line behvior

From: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2008 14:09:49 -0500
To: Ambrose Li <ambrose.li@gmail.com>
Cc: Sergey Malkin <sergeym@windows.microsoft.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <32E9C3BE-A2F6-4558-8C1C-466C8FA1061C@apple.com>

Nothing is allowed to the right of a pseudo-element in CSS2.1 selectors.

dave
(hyatt@apple.com)

On Mar 19, 2008, at 2:06 PM, Ambrose Li wrote:

>
> On 19/03/2008, Sergey Malkin <sergeym@windows.microsoft.com> wrote:
>>
>> Several people already pointed out to me, that "div:first-line  
>> span" is not valid for CSS and should be ignored. So behavior I  
>> expect is incorrect, but behavior of Opera and Safari still seems  
>> wrong.
>
> I don't understand why div:first-line span would be invalid in any
> way; it looks very much valid to me. Could you summarize the reasons
> for the benefit of other people? Thanks
>
> -- 
> cheers,
> -ambrose
>
> Yahoo and Gmail must die. Yes, I use them, but they still must die.
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>
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