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CSS Class Names and proper identification

Posted on 2012-04-11
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Hi -

We have a website where the HTML is being generated from the CMS system.  As such - the class names for various parts are predictable.

For example - we have a menu where the menu options are along the lines of:

<li class="leaf">
<a href="#">First menu item</a>
</li>
<li class="leaf">
<a href="#">Second menu item</a>
</li>
<li class="leaf last">
<a href="#">Last menu item</a>
</li>

What would the CSS line be to identify anything with "leaf" and "a"?

Sort of a generic..

.leaf a { }

?
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Question by:erzoolander
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by:LZ1
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That would work.

You could also do li.leaf a{}
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And that would cover the "leaf last" classname as well?
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If you want to do both leaf and last classes then do this:

li.leaf.last a{}

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