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From: Sam Ruby via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2012 17:25:39 +0000
To: public-html-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1T2QIl-0003wU-Gh@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/html5/spec-preview
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv13751

Modified Files:
	Overview.html infrastructure.html links.html spec.html 
Log Message:
Include the following change:
https://github.com/w3c/html/commit/954203e085e601122a2df38207bfdd6d852a0963


Index: Overview.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec-preview/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1
retrieving revision 1.2
diff -u -d -r1.1 -r1.2
--- Overview.html	17 Aug 2012 14:37:17 -0000	1.1
+++ Overview.html	17 Aug 2012 17:25:36 -0000	1.2
@@ -4099,7 +4099,11 @@
 
    <li>Authors can use the <code title=attr-hyperlink-rel><a href=#attr-hyperlink-rel>rel=""</a></code> mechanism to annotate
    links with specific meanings by registering <a href=#concept-rel-extensions title=concept-rel-extensions>extensions to the predefined set of
-   link types</a>. This is also used by microformats.</li>
+   link types</a>. This is also used by microformats. Additionally, 
+   absolute URLs that do not contain any non-ASCII characters, nor 
+   characters in the range U+0041 (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A) through 
+   U+005A (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) (inclusive), may be used as link 
+   types.</li>
 
    <li>Authors can embed raw data using the <code title=script><a href=#the-script-element>&lt;script type=""&gt;</a></code> mechanism with a custom
    type, for further handling by inline or server-side scripts.</li>
@@ -52596,12 +52600,21 @@
   establish if a value is allowed or not: values defined in this
   specification or marked as "proposed" or "ratified" must be accepted
   when used on the elements for which they apply as described in the
-  "Effect on..." field, whereas values marked as "discontinued" or not
-  listed in either this specification or on the aforementioned page
-  must be rejected as invalid. Conformance checkers may cache this
+  "Effect on..." field, whereas values marked as "discontinued" or 
+  values not containing a U+003A COLON character but not listed in 
+  either this specification or on the aforementioned page must be 
+  rejected as invalid. The remaining values must be accepted as valid 
+  if they are absolute URLs containing US-ASCII characters only and 
+  rejected otherwise. Conformance checkers may cache this
   information (e.g. for performance reasons or to avoid the use of
   unreliable network connectivity).</p>
 
+  <p class=note>Note: Even URL-valued link types are compared 
+  ASCII-case-insensitively. Validators might choose to warn about 
+  characters U+0041 (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A) through 
+  U+005A (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) (inclusive) in the pre-case-folded 
+  form of link types that contain a colon.</p>
+
   <p>When an author uses a new type not defined by either this
   specification or the Wiki page, conformance checkers should offer to
   add the value to the Wiki, with the details described above, with


Index: infrastructure.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec-preview/infrastructure.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1
retrieving revision 1.2
diff -u -d -r1.1 -r1.2
--- infrastructure.html	17 Aug 2012 14:37:20 -0000	1.1
+++ infrastructure.html	17 Aug 2012 17:25:37 -0000	1.2
@@ -1481,7 +1481,11 @@
 
    <li>Authors can use the <code title="attr-hyperlink-rel"><a href="links.html#attr-hyperlink-rel">rel=""</a></code> mechanism to annotate
    links with specific meanings by registering <a href="links.html#concept-rel-extensions" title="concept-rel-extensions">extensions to the predefined set of
-   link types</a>. This is also used by microformats.</li>
+   link types</a>. This is also used by microformats. Additionally, 
+   absolute URLs that do not contain any non-ASCII characters, nor 
+   characters in the range U+0041 (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A) through 
+   U+005A (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) (inclusive), may be used as link 
+   types.</li>
 
    <li>Authors can embed raw data using the <code title="script"><a href="the-script-element.html#the-script-element">&lt;script type=""&gt;</a></code> mechanism with a custom
    type, for further handling by inline or server-side scripts.</li>

Index: links.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec-preview/links.html,v
retrieving revision 1.1
retrieving revision 1.2
diff -u -d -r1.1 -r1.2
--- links.html	17 Aug 2012 14:37:20 -0000	1.1
+++ links.html	17 Aug 2012 17:25:37 -0000	1.2
@@ -1462,12 +1462,21 @@
   establish if a value is allowed or not: values defined in this
   specification or marked as "proposed" or "ratified" must be accepted
   when used on the elements for which they apply as described in the
-  "Effect on..." field, whereas values marked as "discontinued" or not
-  listed in either this specification or on the aforementioned page
-  must be rejected as invalid. Conformance checkers may cache this
+  "Effect on..." field, whereas values marked as "discontinued" or 
+  values not containing a U+003A COLON character but not listed in 
+  either this specification or on the aforementioned page must be 
+  rejected as invalid. The remaining values must be accepted as valid 
+  if they are absolute URLs containing US-ASCII characters only and 
+  rejected otherwise. Conformance checkers may cache this
   information (e.g. for performance reasons or to avoid the use of
   unreliable network connectivity).</p>
 
+  <p class="note">Note: Even URL-valued link types are compared 
+  ASCII-case-insensitively. Validators might choose to warn about 
+  characters U+0041 (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A) through 
+  U+005A (LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z) (inclusive) in the pre-case-folded 
+  form of link types that contain a colon.</p>
+
   <p>When an author uses a new type not defined by either this
   specification or the Wiki page, conformance checkers should offer to
   add the value to the Wiki, with the details described above, with
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