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RE: Why is "html" forced to lower case in DOCTYPE?

From: J. David Bryan <jdbryan@acm.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Feb 2000 03:33:20 -0500
Message-Id: <200002230833.DAA03974@mail.bcpl.net>
To: HTML Tidy List <html-tidy@w3.org>
On 23 Feb 00, at 1:10, Jelks Cabaniss wrote:

> Because in SGML-based HTML (i.e. 2.0, 3.2, 4.0), the case of the elements
> doesn't matter, while in xHTML (which is case sensitive) they *have* to be
> in lower case.  Thus lower case satisfies both conditions.

Thank you for the explanation.

                                      -- Dave Bryan
Received on Wednesday, 23 February 2000 03:33:24 GMT

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