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Re: [selectors] Assistance requested in figuring out the data model of pseudo-elements

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:23:05 +0100
Message-ID: <54759BF9.6060406@disruptive-innovations.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 25/11/2014 22:37, Benjamin Poulain wrote:

> In practice in WebKit, we have been using :matches() as a magic operator
> that generates a disjunctive normal form of the selector.

That sentence alone scares me to death.

I still need to understand why we should expose this to the general
public. How is it useful to web authors? Can you please give us a
simple real-life use case?

Received on Wednesday, 26 November 2014 09:23:28 UTC

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