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Re: CSS Hierarchies / Selector Nesting Proposal

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 09 Jun 2011 11:03:06 -0700
Message-ID: <4DF10ADA.9000808@mit.edu>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org
On 6/9/11 10:56 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> It definitely wouldn't be a parse error.  It would produce a selector
> equivalent to "::after::before", which is just an invalid selector.

That selector is a parse error, last I checked.

Or are we using different definitions of "parse error"?

> I'm inclined to make it a parse error to nest within a pseudoelement
> selector.  I'll mark this as an issue in the spec I write.

OK.  Sounds good.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 9 June 2011 18:03:46 GMT

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