W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webapi@w3.org > November 2006

Re: ISSUE-102: CSS selectors for namespace prefixes

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 15:56:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0611151555310.28418@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 15 Nov 2006, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> 
> Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> > FWIW, the current editor's draft says that user agents must pass the prefix
> > argument lowercased (A-Z becomes a-z) to the lookupNamespaceURI method of
> > the NSResolver object or ECMAScript function. This should solve this issue.
> 
> Doesn't that make it impossible to match an uppercase prefix?  Or am I 
> missing something?

Selectors are case-insensitive; thus there can't be an "uppercase" prefix.

-- 
Ian Hickson               U+1047E                )\._.,--....,'``.    fL
http://ln.hixie.ch/       U+263A                /,   _.. \   _\  ;`._ ,.
Things that are impossible just take longer.   `._.-(,_..'--(,_..'`-.;.'
Received on Wednesday, 15 November 2006 15:56:47 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Tuesday, 8 January 2008 14:18:56 GMT