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Re: [selectors] what is the combinator '/' IDENT '/'

From: Brian Kardell <bkardell@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 21 May 2014 10:08:59 -0400
Message-ID: <CADC=+jc28f36w8D7mjmONrtH5xW=9nhT5tvUBbi_1P+UXW4O=w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
But also has been discussed as a generalized way to fit conceptual named
combinators like it.
On May 21, 2014 9:35 AM, "Simon Sapin" <simon.sapin@exyr.org> wrote:

> On 21/05/2014 14:10, Raffaello Giulietti wrote:
>
>> Hello,
>>
>> in "http://dev.w3.org/csswg/selectors/#grammar", the production for
>> combinator reads:
>>
>> combinator
>>       /* combinators can be surrounded by whitespace */
>>       : S+ | S* [ '>' | '+' | '~' | COLUMN | '/' IDENT '/' ] S*
>>       ;
>>
>> Just wondering what the branch '/' IDENT '/' stands for. There seems to
>> be no description for it.
>>
>
> It’s the reference combinator, which was deferred to Level 5. I just
> removed the remaining grammar bit from the level 4 draft. Thanks!
>
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/selectors/deferred-for-level-5
>
>
> --
> Simon Sapin
>
>
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