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Re: ISSUE-102: CSS selectors for namespace prefixes

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 15 Nov 2006 16:31:56 +0100
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: public-webapi@w3.org
Message-ID: <4hcml2d30lc4npenhsddtj7frtsgenkg4n@hive.bjoern.hoehrmann.de>

* 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?

As it stands, prefixes in a Selector do not have a case, "x|y" and "X|y"
are the same selector and the draft just defines that for both you get
"x" as parameter to your lookup function.
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