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Re: Should CSS generated contents ::before and ::after really become part of the document?

From: Ian Yang <ian.html@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Jan 2017 17:32:39 +0800
Message-ID: <CAFhBhuPJZ+M4Ee72uGbWKOkde92HR9yAh8=4kOW7nOyeqjbxvQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Liam R. E. Quin" <liam@w3.org>
Cc: CSS public list <www-style@w3.org>
2017-01-14 17:05 GMT+08:00 Liam R. E. Quin <liam@w3.org>:

> That depends on what you mean by "part of the document". They are
> reflected in the CSS OM but not in the DOM; they are certainly part of
> the document in an informal sense just as much as images are part of
> the document even though those, too, are (usually) external to the
> HTML.
>

Thanks. Since they certainly are part of the document (in an informal
sense), is web browsers prevent them from being highlighted and copied not
working as intended?

Ian Yang
Received on Saturday, 14 January 2017 09:47:08 UTC

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