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RE: Editorial comment: Please use ALL CAPS for conformance words SHOULD, MUST, etc.

From: Markus Lanthaler <markus.lanthaler@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2013 11:30:14 +0100
To: "'David Booth'" <david@dbooth.org>, "'public-rdf-comments'" <public-rdf-comments@w3.org>
Message-ID: <00ee01ce14d5$6f0ff770$4d2fe650$@lanthaler@gmx.net>
Thats ReSpec bug, we always write conformance words in all capitals but
ReSpec transforms them to lowercase, see:
https://github.com/darobin/respec/pull/72

I added a comment there. Will hopefully be fixed soon.


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Markus Lanthaler
@markuslanthaler



> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Booth [mailto:david@dbooth.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 5:37 AM
> To: public-rdf-comments
> Subject: Editorial comment: Please use ALL CAPS for conformance words
> SHOULD, MUST, etc.
> 
> This is a comment on
> https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/json-ld/raw-file/default/spec/latest/json-ld-
> syntax/index.html#relationship-to-rdf
> 
> Please write conformance words in ALL CAPITALS, like "SHOULD", "MUST",
> etc., so that they still show up appropriately when passages are copied
> and pasted, rather than assuming that the text will only be viewed in a
> browser that renders those words using a "small capitals" font.  It is
> important to be able to copy and paste passages into plain text email,
> such as this message, and have those words stand out appropriately.
> For
> example, notice how the word "should" does NOT appear in caps when
> copied from the spec and pasted below, even though many browsers will
> render it in small caps:
> 
>    "IRIs used within a JSON-LD graph should return . . . "
>                                      ^^^^^^
> Thanks,
> David
Received on Wednesday, 27 February 2013 10:30:46 UTC

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