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Re: [CSS OM] list of issues

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 6 Jul 2011 12:45:41 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDD6uPpqxgJsBdXK741vjzxRyh3eBCgs3LpP=sSSCGy2Pg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 5:08 AM, Daniel Glazman
<daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:
> Le 06/07/11 10:09, Anne van Kesteren a écrit :
>
>> Well per the current specification it would only be ":after", "::after",
>> ":before" and "::before". If we allow new post CSS 2.1 pseudo-elements
>> it would only be "::foo" where foo is the name of the new pseudo-element.
>
> First line and first letter ? Marker ?

Exactly the same answer.  :first-line and :first-letter are explicitly
allowed by Selectors for legacy reasons, so they're accepted alongside
the double-colon form.  ::marker has no such concern, so only the
double-colon form is accepted.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 6 July 2011 19:46:28 GMT

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