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Re: [csswg-drafts] [mediaqueries-4] make explicit that `pointer`, `hover`, `any-pointer`, `any-hover` relate only to pointing devices

From: inoas via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2017 12:59:57 +0000
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OT/Noise: Maybe it could be helpful for the future to specify that 
touch-only (without 3d-touch / pressing sensitivity at least) devices 
are no pointing devices (as there is no real way to distinquish 
between pointing and clicking/tapping)...

The spec you are correcting also speaks about multiple devices. It 
should trigger `:hover` for the pointing device of highest priority, 
not just any primary device (imagine touch+pointing on the same 
screen, touch being the primary device?). It could also explicitly 
exclude non-pointing devices such as (2d) touch.

However it would be great to have `:tap` or `:touch` to be able 
differentiate.

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