Re: Proposal: regular expressions (or wildcards) in selectors

On Tuesday, March 16, 2004, 10:24:09 PM, David wrote:

>> I think the better approach is to require the match of two attribute selectors
>> like so:
>>   *[class^="myclass-a"][class$="5"] {/* ... */}

DW> That was my thought too.  I think that very few people realise that
DW> class is a space separated list of class names.

I agree that many do not realize that, and its crucial.

Class is the set membership attribute. Elements can be members of many
different sets.

 Chris Lilley          
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 Member, W3C Technical Architecture Group

Received on Tuesday, 16 March 2004 17:01:10 UTC