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Re: [css-selectors] :contains()

From: Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2012 22:50:43 +0800
Message-ID: <4F9177C3.2060308@csail.mit.edu>
To: Allan Sandfeld Jensen <kde@carewolf.com>
CC: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
(12/04/20 16:48), Allan Sandfeld Jensen wrote:
> I think that can be solved using already existing features of CSS selector, 
> especially level 4.
> 
> p:contains('important'), p! *:contains('imporant')

I heard that (from [1], for what it's worth) the subject marker is going
to be removed soon for performance reasons, so ... we probably shouldn't
assume that this still exists.

> This is what I meant. The only thing really missing right now to be able to 
> match against the content of text-nodes. Only :empty does that right now.

Sorry but I am lost here. May I ask for an example here?

> (Technically you will also miss the opportunity to match 'word' in something 
> like: <span>wo<em>rd</em></span>, but is that needed?)

[1] http://schedule.sxsw.com/2012/events/event_IAP10893


Cheers,
Kenny
Received on Friday, 20 April 2012 14:51:16 GMT

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