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Re: Case sensitivity in CSS: some tests

From: Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 11:19:35 +0000
Message-ID: <50EEA3C7.10505@w3.org>
To: Leif Halvard Silli <xn--mlform-iua@xn--mlform-iua.no>
CC: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>, www International <www-international@w3.org>, W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>
Leif, I double-checked and you're right. I also get a result the same as 
the other browsers on Lion. Sorry for the confusion.

However, on Snow Leopard I continue to see green result.

RI



Richard Ishida
Internationalization Activity Lead
W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)

http://www.w3.org/International/
http://rishida.net/

On 10/01/2013 11:13, Leif Halvard Silli wrote:
> I run Opera 12.12 on Lion. For instance the 7th test
> (<http://www.w3.org/International/tests/html-css/generate?test=case-conversion-007>)
> is colored red in that version of Opera, on my computer - like all my
> non-Opera browsers.
>
> Leif H Silli
>
> Richard Ishida, Thu, 10 Jan 2013 10:28:50 +0000:
>> Øyvind, try Opera 12.12 on a Mac using Snow Leopard or Lion OS (I
>> don't have Mountain Lion).
>>
>> I checked Opera 12.12 on Windows and indeed it behaves as the other
>> browsers, but on my Mac it is consistently different when comparing
>>
>> div.test div.classtest
>>
>> and
>>
>> <div class="CLASSTEST">
>>
>> RI
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> Richard Ishida
>> Internationalization Activity Lead
>> W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
>>
>> http://www.w3.org/International/
>> http://rishida.net/
>>
>> On 09/01/2013 17:03, Øyvind Stenhaug wrote:
>>> On Wed, 09 Jan 2013 17:00:59 +0100, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Selectors and HTML attribute values do NOT match where case is
>>>> different. Class names using .classname syntax in the selector are a
>>>> variant of this that produces the same results except for Opera, which
>>>> matches regardless of case (though doesn't match general attribute
>>>> values).
>>>
>>> I'm not able to see how Opera is an exception in this regard. We seem to
>>> act the same as Gecko and WebKit (don't have IE handy at the moment),
>>> matching case-sensitively in standards mode.
>>>
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