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Re: [selectors-nonelement] ::attr(*|localname), ::attr(ns|*), and ::attr(*)

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:10:25 +0100
Message-ID: <530DE7C1.5030208@kosek.cz>
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On 26.2.2014 14:01, Simon Pieters wrote:
> For this use case it doesn't matter if '*' includes all attributes or
> only all attributes in no namespace, since the listed attributes are all
> in no namespace.

In the case of HTML this is true. However some other markup languages
(eg. SVG or DocBook) in addition to local attributes use XLink
attributes in the XLink namespace. In such cases it would be more useful
if ::attr(*) will cover them as well.

					Jirka

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