[Mapcss] Selector syntax

Thomas Davie tom.davie at gmail.com
Sat Mar 12 23:34:27 GMT 2011

On 12 Mar 2011, at 23:27, Richard Fairhurst wrote:

> Thomas Davie wrote:
>> Is * expected to be a valid object name in MapCSS too then?
> I think you're overestimating how formalised all of this stuff is so far. ;)
> In general: be CSS-like. If CSS has *, we should have * unless it's clearly wrong. There are zillions of CSS aficionados across the world; we have to have a really good reason to go against them.

Agreed – I just wanted to clarify that the implication of the previous email was indeed that "*" should work in MapCSS to mean "any one of node | way | relation | area | line".  Your reply seems to confirm that.


Tom Davie

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