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Re: CSS 2.1 vagueness for text-transform

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 12 May 2004 01:10:54 +0000 (UTC)
To: Nicholas Shanks <contact@nickshanks.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0405120109410.24642@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 12 May 2004, Nicholas Shanks wrote:
>
> The definition of the 'capitalize' value for text-transform is a tad
> ambiguous.
>
> capitalize
>    Puts the first character of each word in uppercase.
>
> Is capitalize supposed to only affect the first character or the whole
> string?

It affects the first character of each word. Which is what it says. Why is
this ambiguous?

(It has to be this otherwise sentences containing terms like W3C would
get corrupted -- it's wrong to say W3c, for instance.)

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