Re: Case sensitive attribute *names* in Cougar?

Dave Raggett (dsr@w3.org)
Thu, 19 Jun 1997 11:15:14 -0400 ()


Date: Thu, 19 Jun 1997 11:15:14 -0400 ()
From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
To: "Martin J. Duerst" <mduerst@ifi.unizh.ch>
cc: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Case sensitive attribute *names* in Cougar?
In-Reply-To: <Pine.SUN.3.96.970618213349.6897f-100000@enoshima>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.3.95.970619111414.-952503C-100000@hazel.w3.org>

On Wed, 18 Jun 1997, Martin J. Duerst wrote:

> Yes, XML uses it. Java doesn't use it, because Java
> syntax is fully case-sensitive (inherited from C++,
> I guess).

Java provides case-insensitive string matching routines
for Unicode strings.

Regards,

Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>

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