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Re: [SelectorsAPI] Thoughts on querySelectorAll

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 01 May 2008 01:21:54 +0200
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Cc: John Resig <jresig@mozilla.com>, "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <ekvh149c4252j04s5gmc1d2o0eepbu4dmk@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* Jonas Sicking wrote:
>The issue isn't what we define ":scope" to match in general. But rather 
>that you are saying that only descendants of the "context node" are 
>allowed to match the individual parts of the selector.

It seems the issue rather is using a pseudo-class here rather than some
other syntax. I would assume John would be just as happy if the syntax
was, say, "$self > ..." which would avoid the problem you discuss here.
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