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Re: Selector Sugar

From: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Oct 2008 11:57:04 -0700
Message-ID: <48EFA580.7000600@terrainformatica.com>
To: Simetrical <simetrical@gmail.com>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Brad Kemper <brkemper.comcast@gmail.com>, W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>, Fran├žois REMY <fremycompany_pub@yahoo.fr>

Simetrical wrote:
> [skipped] As a practical
> example, consider something like
> div span:match(span + span)
> which matches a span that has a div ancestor *and* is immediately
> preceded by a span.  I'm pretty sure there's no possible way to do
> this with current CSS selectors, so it's not just semantic sugar.
> [skiped]
"there's no possible way to do this" is not correct. Try the following:

    div span + span { color:red; }

Andrew Fedoniouk.

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