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Re: Suggestion for Attribute Selectors (and answer to Q[lang] problem)

From: Carl Johan Berglund <carl.johan.berglund@adverb.se>
Date: Tue, 10 Mar 1998 15:04:21 +0100
Message-Id: <l0310280ab12af88c7b2f@[195.7.72.70]>
To: Steven Pemberton <Steven.Pemberton@cwi.nl>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
At 12.57 +0100 98-03-10, Steven Pemberton wrote:
>**** Note that according to HTML 4.0 the LANG attribute is case
>**** insensitive, which means that |= must match case-insensitively!!!

It's much easier to match case-insesitively on international language
codes, that you know to be in ASCII, than on arbitrary attribute values.

Best regards,
Carl Johan Berglund


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