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Re: [css-om] CSSStyleDeclaration.parentElement

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Aug 2013 21:09:50 +0200
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Fran├žois REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>
Message-ID: <op.w2ft6ot9idj3kv@simons-macbook-pro.local>
On Fri, 23 Aug 2013 19:51:56 +0200, Fran├žois REMY  
<francois.remy.dev@outlook.com> wrote:

> The only question that remains is what do you do for Pseudo-Elements. I  
> quite remember there were discussions for exposing pseudo-elements has  
> something really simple having a few "style" properties but it seems  
> marked as At-Risk in the current spec  
> (http://dev.w3.org/csswg/cssom/#the-pseudoelement-interface).

All new things get marked at risk until there are implementations.

> By the way, if I can make some suggestion, we should probably expose  
> both "parentNode"/"parentElement" properties on a pseudo-element, as  
> well as a "tagName"/"nodeName" whose value would be "::before" or  
> "::after". Otherwise, you've no idea which pseudo-element you work with  
> if you get a reference to one. 		 	   		

Good point. Are the use cases for this are similar to those of ownerNode  
(or parentElement) on CSSStyleDeclaration?

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Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Monday, 26 August 2013 19:04:03 UTC

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