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Re: [css-variables] testsuite status and interoperability

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:19:43 -0500
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, Geoffrey Sneddon <me@gsnedders.com>
Message-ID: <8de82064-be15-7566-39cf-f8b41e02ad01@w3.org>

On 2017-02-17 18:18, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 17, 2017 at 2:39 PM, Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org> wrote:
>> The only testable  thing about serialization in css-variables is
>> Custom property names must be serialized with the casing as provided by the
>> author.
>> and then goes on to kind of contradict itself by saying that implementations
>> typically don't do that.
>> Ordinarily, property names are restricted to the ASCII range and are ASCII
>> case-insensitive, so implementations typically serialize the name
>> lowercased.
> This isn't contradicting itself, it's referring to the "ordinary"
> behavior for non-custom properties.

Ah, okay. In that case the spec text could be clarified. Perhaps 
s/Ordinarily, property names/Ordinarily, non-custom property names/

Chris Lilley
Technical Director @ W3C
W3C Strategy Team, Core Web Design
W3C Architecture & Technology Team, Core Web & Media
Received on Saturday, 18 February 2017 23:19:57 UTC

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