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[whatwg] Lowercase attribute values

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 5 Jun 2007 23:26:34 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0706052326230.9191@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>
On Mon, 29 Aug 2005, Henri Sivonen wrote:
>
> On Aug 28, 2005, at 09:56, Henri Sivonen wrote:
> 
> > How should the lowercasing be performed? Using the locale-insensitive
> > Unicode case data or for ASCII only treating non-ASCII as an error?
> 
> On further reflection, it seems to me the latter has to be chosen at 
> least for a parser that is intended to be used as a part of a 
> conformance checker. Otherwise <input type="RAD?O" ... would pass.

Good point. Ok, ASCII-only it is.

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