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html5/spec Overview.html,1.3585,1.3586

From: Ian Hickson via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2010 11:32:36 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1NS7eO-0005PI-6W@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv20722

Modified Files:
Log Message:
localName isn't affected by case conversions, so this note was previously incorrect. (whatwg r4486)

Index: Overview.html
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.3585
retrieving revision 1.3586
diff -u -d -r1.3585 -r1.3586
--- Overview.html	5 Jan 2010 11:27:18 -0000	1.3585
+++ Overview.html	5 Jan 2010 11:32:32 -0000	1.3586
@@ -8273,10 +8273,11 @@
     <p class="note">This doesn't apply to <code title="">Document.createElementNS()</code>. Thus, it is possible,
     by passing this last method a tag name in the wrong case, to
-    create an element that claims to have the tag name of an element
-    defined in this specification, but doesn't support its interfaces,
-    because it really has another tag name not accessible from the DOM
-    APIs.</p>
+    create an element that appears to have the same tag name as that
+    of an element defined in this specification when its <code title="dom-tagName">tagName</code> attribute is examined, but that
+    doesn't support the corresponding interfaces. The "real" element
+    name (unaffected by case conversions) can be obtained from the
+    <code title="dom-localName">localName</code> attribute.</p>
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