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Re: Selectors Tests

From: Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 07:17:22 +0100
Message-ID: <49095172.9010508@lachy.id.au>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>

Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Lachlan Hunt wrote:
>>   Most elements will be neither enabled nor disabled. An element is
>>   enabled if the user can either activate it or transfer the focus to
>>   it. An element is disabled if it could be enabled, but the user cannot
>>   presently activate it or transfer focus to it.
> So should an <input type="text" style="display: none"> match :disabled, 
> by that reasoning?

Clearly, the selector shouldn't be affected by the element's styling. But

> Note that I raised that exact question in 
> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=410472
> I probably even agree that <input type="hidden"> shouldn't match 
> :enabled/:disabled, but I think the Selectors text as it stands doesn't 
> really say what we want it to say...


Lachlan Hunt - Opera Software
Received on Thursday, 30 October 2008 06:18:43 UTC

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