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Re: ISSUE-102: CSS selectors for namespace prefixes

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 17:34:05 +0100
Message-Id: <FFF6E76E-55DA-4633-9A56-0401BA566D53@berjon.com>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, "Web APIs WG (public)" <public-webapi@w3.org>
To: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>

On Nov 15, 2006, at 17:21, L. David Baron wrote:
> On Tuesday 2006-11-14 23:25 -0800, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Instead, should selectors say that the case-sensitivity of namespace
> prefixes is determined by the case-sensitivity of the language in
> which they were declared?  This would mean that selectors in CSS,
> where the prefixes are declared with @namespace, are
> case-insensitive, but other uses of selectors might have
> case-sensitive namespace prefixes.

It would make more sense if they depended on the language to which  
they are applied. It's more consistent with the rest of CSS.

Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
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