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

From: J. David Bryan <jdbryan@acm.org>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2000 11:47:13 -0600
To: HTML Tidy List <html-tidy@w3.org>
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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 Friday, 24 March 2000 13:13:01 GMT

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