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Re: [css3-values] identifier matching and normalization

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 1 May 2012 19:07:54 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDAFJw9VR7CigQgBZMNUJeDpNHvT-kY0LckUS354eJhQ-A@mail.gmail.com>
To: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style@w3.org
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 7:03 PM, John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com> wrote:
> fantasai wrote:
>> We need to define whether/how the user-defined <identifier> is
>> Unicode-normalized, and whether an NFC counter-name is the same as
>> an NFD counter-name.
>
> I think this has the potential to be a big rathole.  Wasn't there a
> large discussion of this related to the Selectors spec?  Wasn't the
> conclusion there to not make normalization a requirement?
>
> Since that conclusion is a subset of the issue here, I think you need
> to state why you think that conclusion needs to be revisited.  And
> also whether this decision has bearing on HTML5 or not.
>
> I'm not arguing for/against, only that I think we need to put this issue
> in the context of past decisions.

I agree that we should make the same decision we made for Selectors.
I also agree that it needs to be defined.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 2 May 2012 02:08:44 GMT

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