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Re: Selectors: editorial section 3

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 29 Dec 2005 16:54:36 +0000 (UTC)
To: Adam Kuehn <akuehn@nc.rr.com>
Cc: Elliotte Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0512291654080.17886@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Thu, 29 Dec 2005, Adam Kuehn wrote:
> 
> Elliotte Harold wrote:
> > I think the commas are misplaced in this sentence from section 3:
> > 
> > For example, in HTML, element names are case-insensitive, but in XML, they
> > are case-sensitive.
> > 
> > I think this should be
> > 
> > For example, in HTML element names are case-insensitive; but in XML they are
> > case-sensitive.
> 
> Although most authorities agree that the commas after "HTML" and "XML" are
> optional, including them is grammatically correct and in this case is probably
> the better practice.

I agree with Adam. Elliotte, if you still disagree, please let us know.

Cheers,
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