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Re: [CSS21] 4.1.3 Characters and case: Number Sign (#) in identifiers

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2009 16:27:59 +0200
To: "Giovanni Campagna" <scampa.giovanni@gmail.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.us1ugxm764w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>
On Mon, 27 Apr 2009 14:00:35 +0200, Giovanni Campagna  
<scampa.giovanni@gmail.com> wrote:
> Consider that we cannot remove both xml:id and setIdAttribute, because
> everything outside widespread languages require this to get an ID
> without a DTD or XMLSchema (that are not read by non-validating tools)
> Thus we cannot remove the ability to set multiple ids per element.

I don't think any of that has to affect Web browsers.

> Actually, I don't see why CSS should consider IDs differently than
> classes (so multiple IDs per element should be allowed, and so should
> be multiple elements per ID)

As I said, I don't really care how Selectors deals with this.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 27 April 2009 14:28:40 UTC

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