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Re: [css3-gcpm] Content templates

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2012 08:18:32 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDAKx2vywyEJnYsUGhaMbjZAJm6yQP92F9-BTXMwctvubw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
Cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 15, 2012 at 4:22 AM, Christoph Päper
<christoph.paeper@crissov.de> wrote:
>> content: pattern(#id);
>
> Selectors in values are always a bad idea.

Ignoring the larger issue for a moment, could you elaborate on this?
There are specific reasons the group has avoided selectors in values
(mainly just complexity concerns), but that doesn't make them "always
a bad idea".

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 15 March 2012 15:19:32 GMT

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