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

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:16:18 +0100
Message-ID: <530F1072.3020905@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 15:16, Simon Pieters wrote:
> Is there a non-translation ITS use case for ::attr(*) involving
> namespaced attributes?

I don't know from top of my head, I would have to ask people in
localization industry.

> To sum up what we have so far:
> * Selecting all attributes is inconsistent with the universal selector
> when a default namespace is declared.

I repeat once again, that default namespace doesn't apply to attributes
so I don't see here any inconsistency with universal selector which
applies to elements. I would consider opposite behaviour as inconsistency.


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