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Re: Case Sensitivity in CSS [I18N-ACTION-171]

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2013 09:19:07 +0000
Message-ID: <CADnb78i4ROxzB=8xdophoKzLO0tgxi2u+V4n-oGVonvgO3wUzw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, "CSS WWW Style (www-style@w3.org)" <www-style@w3.org>, WWW International <www-international@w3.org>
On Wed, Jan 16, 2013 at 7:16 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> Using ASCII CI for user-defined idents (or equivalently, requiring
> them to be ASCII-only), is unacceptable to the i18n WG and several
> members of our own WG.

Requiring complexity where none is necessitated is unacceptable.

In addition http://www.unicode.org/Public/UNIDATA/CaseFolding.txt
changes over time. It does not seem at all like a good idea to tie CSS
to that.

Received on Wednesday, 16 January 2013 09:19:37 UTC

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