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Re: "Headings" selector?

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2010 10:35:32 -0400
Message-ID: <4CAC8934.3030402@mit.edu>
To: David Chambers <david.chambers.05@gmail.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org
On 10/6/10 10:29 AM, David Chambers wrote:
> It's not uncommon to see…
>
>      h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6 { font-weight: bold; }
>
> Yesterday I was forced to write…
>
>      #preview h1, #preview h2, #preview h3, #preview h4, #preview
> h5, #preview h6 { /* rules */ }

There have been proposals for an :any selector, say, which would let 
your write:

   #preview :any(h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6) { /* rules */ }

Current Gecko (2.0) implements this as :-moz-any if you want to 
experiment with it.

> It'd be great to be able to write…
>
>      h { font-weight: bold; }

How would you tell that apart from trying to style elements named "h"?

-Boris
Received on Wednesday, 6 October 2010 14:41:38 GMT

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