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Réf. : Re: Why "color"

From: <leslie.brown@evidian.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:28:02 +0100
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF16080C61.442A2021-ONC1257562.007FD54F@evcl.evidian.com>
> On the other hand, localizing your tokens automatically cuts you off
> from the vast majority of code in the wild.

...too late now, but if the W3C had followed the example of the 
botanists and zoologists we could have had Latin-based tokens.
Advantage - they're foreign for everybody so nobody can complain.

(But I'm not sure that the people who write the parsers would
have appreciated Roman numerals...)

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