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Re: [comments] Selectors-API

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2008 09:45:06 +0100
To: "Lachlan Hunt" <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, "Addison Phillips" <addison@yahoo-inc.com>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org, public-i18n-core@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.t6lzxg1s64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Sat, 16 Feb 2008 07:10:04 +0100, Lachlan Hunt  
<lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au> wrote:
> Addison Phillips wrote:
>> 3. Add Unicode normalization as a requirement.
>>  The I18N WG notes that comparison of namespace prefixes, in order to  
>> be reliable, require Unicode Normalization Form C. For more  
>> information, see CharModNorm [2]. Please note that this comment applies  
>> to both caseless and case sensitive comparsion!
> I am unsure how to deal with this issue as this stage.  I cannot require  
> the NSResolver object to perform the normalisation, and I need to  
> evaluate the impact of requiring the UA to perform the normalisation of  
> the prefix before passing it to the resolver.  Feedback from  
> implementers on this issue would be useful.

We should not do this. This is not applicable to CSS, XML, HTML, etc.  
Makes no sense to be different here.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 16 February 2008 08:41:22 UTC

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