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From: Michael Smith via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 25 Jul 2008 11:20:27 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
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1.1127 "Case Sensitivity Training"


Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/pubnotes/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.337
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diff -u -d -r1.337 -r1.338
--- Overview.html	25 Jul 2008 10:10:27 -0000	1.337
+++ Overview.html	25 Jul 2008 11:20:25 -0000	1.338
@@ -36,7 +36,7 @@
         of the changes without necessarily needing to read the
         specification itself.</p>
     <div class="ednote"><h4 class="ednoteHeader">Editorial note</h4><p>This document was generated on
-          <b>2008-07-25T19:09:24+09:00</b>.</p></div></div>
+          <b>2008-07-25T20:13:49+09:00</b>.</p></div></div>
     <div id="status">
       <h2>Status of this Document</h2>
     <p><em>
@@ -99,13 +99,15 @@
 </li>
 <li id="terminology_wd2-toc"><a href="#terminology_wd2">Section 2.2, Terminology</a>
 </li>
-<li id="urls_wd2-toc"><a href="#urls_wd2">Section 2.3, URLs</a>
+<li id="case-sensitivity_wd2-toc"><a href="#case-sensitivity_wd2">Section 2.3 [NEW], Case-sensitivity</a>
 </li>
-<li id="common0_wd2-toc"><a href="#common0_wd2">Section 2.4, Common microsyntaxes</a>
+<li id="urls_wd2-toc"><a href="#urls_wd2">Section 2.4, URLs</a>
 </li>
-<li id="fetching_wd2-toc"><a href="#fetching_wd2">Section 2.6 [NEW], Fetching resources</a>
+<li id="common0_wd2-toc"><a href="#common0_wd2">Section 2.5, Common microsyntaxes</a>
 </li>
-<li id="content-type-sniffing-toc"><a href="#content-type-sniffing">Section 2.7, Determining the type of a resource</a>
+<li id="fetching_wd2-toc"><a href="#fetching_wd2">Section 2.7 [NEW], Fetching resources</a>
+</li>
+<li id="content-type-sniffing-toc"><a href="#content-type-sniffing">Section 2.8, Determining the type of a resource</a>
 </li>
 </ul>
 </li>
@@ -838,12 +840,43 @@
               </li>
             </ul>
           </div>
+          <div id="case-sensitivity_wd2" class="section">
+            <h2>Section 2.3 [NEW], Case-sensitivity <a class="hash" href="#case-sensitivity_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#case-sensitivity_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#case-sensitivity">Section 2.3 [NEW], Case-sensitivity</a>” in the
+        current “Editor’s Draft”
+        version of the specification.</p><p class="spec-link">View
+        
+        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#case-sensitivity">Section 2.3 [NEW], Case-sensitivity</a>”
+        in a
+        diff-marked version of the specification, showing
+        changes made between
+        10 June 2008
+        and 
+        current “Editor’s Draft”.</p></div>
+            <p>This newly added section defines, as they are used
+            throughout the specification, the following terms
+            (“comparison operators”):</p>
+            <ul>
+              <li>comparing two strings in a
+              <strong>case-sensitive</strong>
+              manner</li>
+              <li>comparing two strings in a <strong>ASCII
+                case-insensitive manner</strong></li>
+              <li>comparing two strings in a <strong>compatibility
+                caseless</strong> manner</li>
+              <li>converting a string to
+              <strong>uppercase</strong></li>
+              <li>converting a string to
+              <strong>lowercase</strong></li>
+            </ul>
+            <p>Also, sections throughout the specification were
+            revised to make use of the above terms.</p>
+          </div>
           <div id="urls_wd2" class="section">
-            <h2>Section 2.3, URLs <a class="hash" href="#urls_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#urls_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#urls">Section 2.3, URLs</a>” in the
+            <h2>Section 2.4, URLs <a class="hash" href="#urls_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#urls_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#urls">Section 2.4, URLs</a>” in the
         current “Editor’s Draft”
         version of the specification.</p><p class="spec-link">View
         
-        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#urls">Section 2.3, URLs</a>”
+        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#urls">Section 2.4, URLs</a>”
         in a
         diff-marked version of the specification, showing
         changes made between
@@ -914,11 +947,11 @@
             URL.</p>
           </div>
           <div id="common0_wd2" class="section">
-            <h2>Section 2.4, Common microsyntaxes <a class="hash" href="#common0_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#common0_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#common0">Section 2.4, Common microsyntaxes</a>” in the
+            <h2>Section 2.5, Common microsyntaxes <a class="hash" href="#common0_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#common0_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#common0">Section 2.5, Common microsyntaxes</a>” in the
         current “Editor’s Draft”
         version of the specification.</p><p class="spec-link">View
         
-        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#common0">Section 2.4, Common microsyntaxes</a>”
+        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#common0">Section 2.5, Common microsyntaxes</a>”
         in a
         diff-marked version of the specification, showing
         changes made between
@@ -934,11 +967,11 @@
             reorganization.</p>
           </div>
           <div id="fetching_wd2" class="section">
-            <h2>Section 2.6 [NEW], Fetching resources <a class="hash" href="#fetching_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#fetching_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#fetching">Section 2.6 [NEW], Fetching resources</a>” in the
+            <h2>Section 2.7 [NEW], Fetching resources <a class="hash" href="#fetching_wd2">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#fetching_wd2-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#fetching">Section 2.7 [NEW], Fetching resources</a>” in the
         current “Editor’s Draft”
         version of the specification.</p><p class="spec-link">View
         
-        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#fetching">Section 2.6 [NEW], Fetching resources</a>”
+        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#fetching">Section 2.7 [NEW], Fetching resources</a>”
         in a
         diff-marked version of the specification, showing
         changes made between
@@ -964,11 +997,11 @@
             </blockquote>
           </div>
           <div id="content-type-sniffing" class="section">
-            <h2>Section 2.7, Determining the type of a resource <a class="hash" href="#content-type-sniffing">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#content-type-sniffing-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#">Section 2.7, Determining the type of a resource</a>” in the
+            <h2>Section 2.8, Determining the type of a resource <a class="hash" href="#content-type-sniffing">#</a> <a class="toc-bak" href="#content-type-sniffing-toc">T</a></h2><div class="spec-links"><p class="spec-link">View “<a href="http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#">Section 2.8, Determining the type of a resource</a>” in the
         current “Editor’s Draft”
         version of the specification.</p><p class="spec-link">View
         
-        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#">Section 2.7, Determining the type of a resource</a>”
+        “<a href="http://people.w3.org/mike/diffs/html5/spec/Overview.diff.html#">Section 2.8, Determining the type of a resource</a>”
         in a
         diff-marked version of the specification, showing
         changes made between
@@ -2932,6 +2965,18 @@
             markup generators. In this section, the following changes
             were made:</p>
             <ul>
+              <li>The following statement was added:
+              <blockquote>
+                <p><q>Many strings in the HTML syntax (e.g. the
+                  names of elements and their attributes) are
+                  case-insensitive, but only for characters in the
+                  ranges U+0041 .. U+005A (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A
+                  to LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) and U+0061 .. U+007A
+                  (LATIN SMALL LETTER A to LATIN SMALL LETTER Z).
+                  For convenience, in this section this is just
+                  referred to as “case-insensitive”.</q></p>
+              </blockquote>
+              </li>
               <li>In the “Elements” subsection, the
               <code class="element">command</code>,
               <code class="element">eventsource</code>,
@@ -3100,8 +3145,8 @@
           the Acknowledgements:</p>
           <blockquote>
             <p>
-            David Smith,
             Daniel Steinberg,
+            David Smith,
             Eric Law,
             Felix Sasaki,
             Philip Jägenstedt,

Index: Overview.src.html
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--- Overview.src.html	25 Jul 2008 10:10:27 -0000	1.329
+++ Overview.src.html	25 Jul 2008 11:20:25 -0000	1.330
@@ -277,8 +277,29 @@
               </li>
             </ul>
           </section>
+          <section id=case-sensitivity_wd2>
+            <h2>Section 2.3 [NEW], Case-sensitivity</h2>
+            <p>This newly added section defines, as they are used
+            throughout the specification, the following terms
+            (“comparison operators”):</p>
+            <ul>
+              <li>comparing two strings in a
+              <strong>case-sensitive</strong>
+              manner</li>
+              <li>comparing two strings in a <strong>ASCII
+                case-insensitive manner</strong></li>
+              <li>comparing two strings in a <strong>compatibility
+                caseless</strong> manner</li>
+              <li>converting a string to
+              <strong>uppercase</strong></li>
+              <li>converting a string to
+              <strong>lowercase</strong></li>
+            </ul>
+            <p>Also, sections throughout the specification were
+            revised to make use of the above terms.</p>
+          </section>
           <section id=urls_wd2>
-            <h2>Section 2.3, URLs</h2>
+            <h2>Section 2.4, URLs</h2>
             <p>In previous drafts, the “URLs” section was a
             placeholder within the “Semantics and structure of
             HTML elements” section, with an editorial note about
@@ -343,7 +364,7 @@
             URL.</p>
           </section>
           <section id=common0_wd2>
-            <h2>Section 2.4, Common microsyntaxes</h2>
+            <h2>Section 2.5, Common microsyntaxes</h2>
             <p>This section — which describes the conformance
             criteria for instances of particular data types (such as
             dates or numbers) used in HTML content, as well as
@@ -353,7 +374,7 @@
             reorganization.</p>
           </section>
           <section id=fetching_wd2>
-            <h2>Section 2.6 [NEW], Fetching resources</h2>
+            <h2>Section 2.7 [NEW], Fetching resources</h2>
             <p>This section is newly added. It is a placeholder
             with an editorial note that reads:</p>
             <blockquote>
@@ -373,7 +394,7 @@
             </blockquote>
           </section>
           <section id=content-type-sniffing>
-            <h2>Section 2.7, Determining the type of a resource</h2>
+            <h2>Section 2.8, Determining the type of a resource</h2>
             <p>This newly titled section — which specifies
             content-sniffing behavior — was previously a
             subsection titled “Determining the type of a new
@@ -1796,6 +1817,18 @@
             markup generators. In this section, the following changes
             were made:</p>
             <ul>
+              <li>The following statement was added:
+              <blockquote>
+                <p><q>Many strings in the HTML syntax (e.g. the
+                  names of elements and their attributes) are
+                  case-insensitive, but only for characters in the
+                  ranges U+0041 .. U+005A (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A
+                  to LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) and U+0061 .. U+007A
+                  (LATIN SMALL LETTER A to LATIN SMALL LETTER Z).
+                  For convenience, in this section this is just
+                  referred to as “case-insensitive”.</q></p>
+              </blockquote>
+              </li>
               <li>In the “Elements” subsection, the
               <code class=element>command</code>,
               <code class=element>eventsource</code>,
@@ -1932,8 +1965,8 @@
           the Acknowledgements:</p>
           <blockquote>
             <p>
-            David Smith,
             Daniel Steinberg,
+            David Smith,
             Eric Law,
             Felix Sasaki,
             Philip Jägenstedt,
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