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Re: Voyager /HTML element & attribute names should be UPPER-CASE.

From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 1999 14:00:16 -0800
Message-Id: <v03130321b2fa2544b219@[]>
To: www-html@w3.org
At 12:56p -0800 02/24/99, Alan G. Isaac wrote:
>Or even better, would it be that complicated to
>double the number of tags and allow both cases?

I'd like to see both cases supported (my own preference is upper case).
Is doubling the number of tags the only way to support it, or is there
a simpler way?

 who finds upper-case tags make it MUCH easier to maintain hand-coded
 HTML (because it stands out from the text content).

>"Robert J. Bryan" wrote:
>> Section 4.1.2 of "XHTML 1.0: The Extensible HyperText Markup Language" at
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/WD-html-in-xml states: "XHTML documents must use lower
>> case for all HTML element and attribute names."
>> Tradition suggests that all HTML element and attribute names should be in
>> upper case.
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