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RE: Results of CSS case-sensitivity discussion at TPAC

From: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2012 20:20:33 +0100
To: "Phillips, Addison" <addison@lab126.com>
Cc: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, WWW International <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20121204202033303179.25ceac57@xn--mlform-iua.no>
Anne and Tab should confirm, but for an illustration of what I think 
this is about, then you can compare this XHTML page 
http://malform.no/testing/testing/tags-attributes.xhtml with this HTML 
page http://malform.no/testing/testing/tags-attributes.html.

When you look at that test, you can read my other message along side: 

Leif Halvard Silli

Leif Halvard Silli, Tue, 4 Dec 2012 20:11:04 +0100:
> Phillips, Addison, Tue, 4 Dec 2012 10:43:39 -0800:
>>  A quick survey of browsers 
>> on my desktop computer using the following page shows that IE9, 
>> Opera, Safari, and Chrome are already non-ASCII case-insensitive 
>> (only FF seems to be ASCII-only case-insensitive):
>>    http://www.inter-locale.com/test/css-case-sensitive-test.html
> An invalid test case, because:
>  1) It is in quirks mode. As long as it lasts, here you have
>     a no-quirks variant of your test 
>     http://malform.no/testing/testing/amazon.html
>     (But it is interesting that the Firefox lowercases
>      different from the others, when in quirks.)
>  2) The issue at hand is, I believe, not the *values* of
>     attributes, but the attribute names and tag names.
>     (And yes, Tab and Anne could have been more wordy
>     to clarify what they mean/meant.)
> -- 
> leif halvard silli
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