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Re: [css3-selectors] Elements that can have :focus pseudo-class

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 17 Nov 2008 18:50:30 -0500
Message-ID: <49220346.60300@mit.edu>
To: Brad Kemper <brkemper.comcast@gmail.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org List" <www-style@w3.org>

Brad Kemper wrote:
> I did try HTML:focus in Firefox and Safari. It didn't work.


> Can you propose wording that would make supporting :root:focus a MUST for 
> applying to when the viewport has focus (and HTML:focus for when an HTML 
> document's window has focus)? 

I don't think :root:focus is the right way to do this.  Again, because 
it already means something, and its behavior would change all of a sudden.

As I said, I'd be happy with a new syntax that does not overload 
existing selector syntax for this.

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