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Re: [css3-selectors] Grouping

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 9 Jan 2010 16:56:49 -0800
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To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
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On Jan 9, 2010, at 3:55 PM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>  
wrote:

>> So, for instance, to "select a P tag that contains an element  
>> matching 'a:hover' in it", you would add a space after the p:
>>
>> p :matches(a:hover)
>
> No, that selects something different.
>
> p :matches(a:hover)
> is equivalent to
> p a:hover

How is that different? The 'a' is an element inside the 'p' element.  
What you wrote (with the space) is the same as what was described in  
the prose. 
Received on Sunday, 10 January 2010 00:57:29 GMT

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