[whatwg] Steps for finding one or two numbers in a string

Attribute names are not and cannot be localized because they are for the
software and not for the human reader.  That means they are limited to ASCII
whether the standard is specific about that or not.

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[mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Ian Hickson
Sent: Tuesday, June 12, 2007 10:09 PM
To: Kristof Zelechovski
Cc: 'Henri Sivonen'; 'whatwg List'
Subject: Re: [whatwg] Steps for finding one or two numbers in a string

On Tue, 12 Jun 2007, Kristof Zelechovski wrote:
> Attribute names are limited to ASCII, attribute values are not.

Neither are limited to ASCII. I don't understand. The discussion was 
concerning the numeric search algorithms for progress bars, not attribute 
names. What exactly are you requesting should change?

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