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Re: Nested :first-letter

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 08 Sep 2010 22:20:33 -0400
Message-ID: <4C884471.2060802@mit.edu>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>
On 9/8/10 10:02 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> In general, an obvious invariant here should be that adding the rule
>>
>>   :first-letter {}
>>
>> should never change anything having to do with first letters, right?
>
> Right.  That wouldn't have an effect if ::first-letters were only
> generated upon request, though, as long as they were properly
> generated for all blocks that requested them.

Yes; for first-letter this behavior is black-box indistinguishable from 
just always generating one.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 9 September 2010 02:21:06 GMT

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