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RE: Editorial comment: Please use ALL CAPS for conformance words SHOULD, MUST, etc.

From: Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2013 13:13:24 +0100
To: "'David Booth'" <david@dbooth.org>, "'public-rdf-comments'" <public-rdf-comments@w3.org>
Cc: "'Richard Cyganiak'" <richard@cyganiak.de>
Message-ID: <011501ce1676$2d9ba490$88d2edb0$@lanthaler@gmx.net>
FYI, my changes which fix this issue have been merged into ReSpec v3.1.46.
You might wanna update ReSpec for the other drafts as well.. e.g. RDF
Concepts (cc'ing Richard).

Btw., Turtle uses lowercase italic letters in conformance words.


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Markus Lanthaler
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Booth [mailto:david@dbooth.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 5:37 AM
> To: public-rdf-comments
> Subject: Editorial comment: Please use ALL CAPS for conformance words
> SHOULD, MUST, etc.
> 
> This is a comment on
> https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/json-ld/raw-file/default/spec/latest/json-ld-
> syntax/index.html#relationship-to-rdf
> 
> Please write conformance words in ALL CAPITALS, like "SHOULD", "MUST",
> etc., so that they still show up appropriately when passages are copied
> and pasted, rather than assuming that the text will only be viewed in a
> browser that renders those words using a "small capitals" font.  It is
> important to be able to copy and paste passages into plain text email,
> such as this message, and have those words stand out appropriately.
> For
> example, notice how the word "should" does NOT appear in caps when
> copied from the spec and pasted below, even though many browsers will
> render it in small caps:
> 
>    "IRIs used within a JSON-LD graph should return . . . "
>                                      ^^^^^^
> Thanks,
> David
Received on Friday, 1 March 2013 12:14:00 UTC

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