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I18N-ISSUE-105: Compatibility caseless matching [HTML5-prep]

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Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2011 17:57:39 +0000
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I18N-ISSUE-105: Compatibility caseless matching [HTML5-prep]

http://www.w3.org/International/track/issues/105

Raised by: Addison Phillips
On product: HTML5-prep

2.3 Case-sensitivity and string comparison
http://www.w3.org/TR/html5/infrastructure.html#case-sensitivity-and-string-comparison

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Comparing two strings in a compatibility caseless manner means using the Unicode compatibility caseless match operation to compare the two strings.
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a. The specific reference to compatibility caseless matching should be provided (D146 in chapter 3).
b. I am unsure that compatibility caseless matching is desirable. It is only used twice in the whole document that I can find:
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