[whatwg] Selectors within <style scoped>

Kornel Lesiński kornel at geekhood.net
Fri Jun 17 13:04:47 PDT 2011

On Thu, 16 Jun 2011 19:32:42 +0100, Dimitri Glazkov  
<dglazkov at chromium.org> wrote:

> What if we do this:
> 1) By default, <style scoped> implies that all selectors in this
> stylesheet are prefixed with ":scope".
> 2) Unless the ":scope" is already in the selector.

That feels magical and a bit backwards to me.

Why not scope all selectors except ones starting with :root?

.foo {scoped}

:root .foo {matches outside scope}

regards, Kornel Lesiński

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