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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-nesting] Make @nest default to descendant when no & is present (#5738)

From: Lea Verou via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 21:14:31 +0000
To: public-css-archive@w3.org
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> I prefer the explicit syntax `@nest & .bar`. I think `@nest .bar` would cause confusion (did it mean `.foo.bar`, `.foo > .bar` or `.foo .bar`?)

That might have been a good argument if this was a theoretical discussion, but we've seen how this default nesting plays out in preprocessors and nobody gets confused.

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