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Re: ISSUE-75: Is method case-sensitive?

From: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Date: Sun, 23 Apr 2006 16:01:28 +0200
Message-Id: <C1B4A619-5655-4993-8721-81A4B87286C0@expway.fr>
Cc: "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>

On Apr 23, 2006, at 11:51, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Sun, 23 Apr 2006 05:18:24 +0200, Maciej Stachowiak  
> <mjs@apple.com> wrote:
>> That being said, whether all methods are uppercased or only the  
>> methods that get significant use, is not really a major issue. But  
>> let's not just casually increase spec complexity without doing our  
>> due diligence.
>
> We also haven't decided yet, ISSUE-74, whether or not to allow  
> arbitrary method names. Internet Explorer 7, for one, doesn't  
> support it as has been pointed out earlier.

Is there a known reason for this?

IE7 is not yet legacy, though I guess it has the ability to be LOA  
(Legacy On Arrival) which is a potential pain indeed.

-- 
Robin Berjon
    Senior Research Scientist
    Expway, http://expway.com/
Received on Sunday, 23 April 2006 14:01:14 GMT

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