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Re: [selectors] Matching of :first-child and the like for elements whose parent is not an element

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2013 14:25:30 +0100
To: "Daniel Glazman" <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: "www-style list" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wt8x8sgtbunlto@oyvinds-desktop>
On Tue, 19 Mar 2013 21:27:52 +0100, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>  
wrote:

> I don't see a meaningful distinction between a root node and a node
> without a parent in a DocumentFragment.

Maybe the latter should match :root, then? Then it would be possible to  
select for it explicitly (and do a union with :first-child or whatever),  
if desired. See also  
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007Jun/0116.html

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Øyvind Stenhaug
Opera Software ASA
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