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Re: back to XML: The "You Babe" problem

From: Paul Grosso <pbg@arbortext.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Jan 97 15:08:56 -0500
Message-Id: <9701152008.AA11383@blue.arbortext.com>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@www10.w3.org
> From: John_Lavagnino@Brown.edu
> 
> On &u-babe; vs &U-BABE; vs any other combination: I would prefer all
> lowercase like Debbie, but since the stock SGML approach to
> case-folding is to fold it to upper, would that not provide more
> consistency of practice?

But entities do not do case folding with the RCS, so this is not
relevant.  The huge majority of standard entities are lowercase,
and lowercase doesn't require using the shift key.  

I'd prefer all lowercase.
Received on Wednesday, 15 January 1997 15:09:17 UTC

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