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Re: [selectors-nonelement] ::attr(*|localname), ::attr(ns|*), and ::attr(*)

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:37:22 +0100
Message-ID: <530DEE12.9080006@kosek.cz>
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On 26.2.2014 14:30, Simon Pieters wrote:
> Does SVG or DocBook say that an attribute in the XLink namespace is
> translatable by default?

No, only HTML5 defines application specific rules. For all other
languages default is simple -- attributes are not translateable, and
elements are translateable. But please note that ITS is not only about
translateablity, and that non-element selectors should extend selectors
to be more generic selection/query language, not only to cater for some
ITS use-cases.


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