Bug 180433 - Prefer ids and classes over tag names in selector filter
Summary: Prefer ids and classes over tag names in selector filter
Alias: None
Product: WebKit
Classification: Unclassified
Component: CSS (show other bugs)
Version: WebKit Nightly Build
Hardware: Unspecified Unspecified
: P2 Normal
Assignee: Nobody
Keywords: InRadar
Depends on:
Reported: 2017-12-05 10:54 PST by Antti Koivisto
Modified: 2017-12-06 14:24 PST (History)
7 users (show)

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patch (8.16 KB, patch)
2017-12-05 11:00 PST, Antti Koivisto
no flags Details | Formatted Diff | Diff

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Description Antti Koivisto 2017-12-05 10:54:25 PST
There are only four slots in the filter and currently we just pick whatever identifiers we find traversing the selector from right to left. More specific selector types are on average more valuable (id > class > tag) so we should prefer them.
Comment 1 Radar WebKit Bug Importer 2017-12-05 10:57:41 PST
Comment 2 Antti Koivisto 2017-12-05 11:00:16 PST
Created attachment 328471 [details]
Comment 3 WebKit Commit Bot 2017-12-06 14:24:09 PST
Comment on attachment 328471 [details]

Clearing flags on attachment: 328471

Committed r225596: <https://trac.webkit.org/changeset/225596>
Comment 4 WebKit Commit Bot 2017-12-06 14:24:11 PST
All reviewed patches have been landed.  Closing bug.