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Re: [selectors] applying pseudo classes to the label based on the labeled control

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2014 13:09:17 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDB9_2xwnxXVQGH5LBswByk_csef1228E81j0ZkfY3cGBA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Cc: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 1:01 PM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
>
>> On 02 Dec 2014, at 18:55, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> On Tue, Dec 2, 2014 at 5:33 AM, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> wrote:
>>> On Tue, 02 Dec 2014 14:08:58 +0100, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
>>> wrote:
>>>> Wondering how much extensibility we’d actually lose if we didn’t go
>>>> through the host language hook.
>>>
>>> We can define :for() as a host language hook.
>>
>> Yeah, that was definitely the assumed intent.  What other elements a
>> given element is "for" is host-language specific.
>
> What would the semantic be? "Label associated with a labeled control as per HTML, an whatever else the host language wants”, or something more meaningful?

I was thinking an inverse of the semantic we had for the /ref/
combinator <https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/csswg/raw-file/f7490857b4eb/selectors/Overview.html#idref-combinators>

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 2 December 2014 21:10:09 UTC

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