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Re: Selecting the parent of an element

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2011 15:04:00 +0200
To: "Brian Kardell" <bkardell@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org, "Rudolph Gottesheim" <r.gottesheim@loot.at>
Message-ID: <op.v2zfwyshbunlto@oyvinds-desktop>
On Fri, 07 Oct 2011 13:07:12 +0200, Brian Kardell <bkardell@gmail.com>  

> On Oct 7, 2011 5:02 AM, "Øyvind Stenhaug" <oyvinds@opera.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, 07 Oct 2011 08:46:29 +0200, Rudolph Gottesheim
>> <r.gottesheim@loot.at> wrote:
>>> Has = been proposed yet? Would that conflict with any other syntax?

>> "E~=F" parses as "IDENT INCLUDES IDENT". It's not clear to me if this  
>> is a
>> problem.

> I think :matches would let you do that as specified now, right?

I don't know what you mean. Do what?

(The only interpretation I could come up with was that "E~:matches(=F)  
would circumvent the issue, but I'm not sure it's intended to allow a  
subject marker there. It's easy enough to avoid e.g. by inserting  
whitespace anyway, but it seems unfortunate if that would make a  

Øyvind Stenhaug
Core Norway, Opera Software ASA
Received on Friday, 7 October 2011 13:04:42 UTC

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