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Re: getElementsByTagName() in Mozilla HTML implementation

From: Thomas Much <thomas@snailshell.de>
Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2002 10:28:48 +0100
To: Curt Arnold <curta_ontheroad@yahoo.com>, Manos Batsis <m.batsis@bsnet.gr>, <www-dom@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B8880753.ADC6%thomas@snailshell.de>
am 06.02.2002 15:56 Uhr schrieb Curt Arnold unter curta_ontheroad@yahoo.com:

> Internet Explorer and Mozilla are both correctly case
> sensitive for XML (and XHTML).  Their behavior differs
> for HTML documents.  IE appears either to perform a
> case-insensitive match on the tag name, Mozilla
> performs a case-sensitive match.

You'd break existing code if you demand HTML to be case-sensitive. HTML has
always been case-*in*sensitive. So, Mozilla should change it's behaviour for
HTML documents.

bye, Thomas
Received on Thursday, 7 February 2002 04:29:33 GMT

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